Benzema wins a prestigious award after his legendary season with Real Madrid

Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema won the award for the best French player in foreign leagues, on Sunday, presented by the French Football Federation.

Benzema won the award for the third year in a row, beating Ousmane Dembele (Barcelona), Theo Hernandez and Mike Minnan (AC Milan), and N'Golo Kante (Chelsea).

Benzema starred in the Real Madrid shirt this season, and led the royal team to win the Spanish League title and qualify for the Champions League final.

Benzema played 44 games with Real Madrid this season, and the French star managed to score 44 goals, and also provided 15 assists during the Spanish team's matches.

The French star is the top scorer in the Spanish League with 27 goals, and is also the top scorer in the European Champions League with 15 goals.  

Italian Gianluigi Donnarumma, a player from Paris Saint-Germain, won the best goalkeeper award in the French League this season.

And he won the award for the best technical director in the League, Bruno Genesio, coach of the Rennes team.

Olympique Marseille defender William Saliba won the Best Young Player award in the French Ligue 1 for the 2022-2021 season.

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