After ignoring Cristiano Ronaldo during his visit to Riyadh, Karim Benzema clarified the nature of their relationship, and reassured their friendship. Even if they don’t pose together, they are still friends.
And the Real Madrid striker has already insisted that he is still friends with Cristiano Ronaldo, who did not take a pose with him this week, while the Portuguese did not hesitate to appear with other Real Madrid players on social media.
This came on the sidelines of the Spanish Super Cup final against Barcelona, which will be held in Saudi Arabia. In one of the local clubs, the now fiancé of Georgina Rodriguez has developed.
Cristiano Ronaldo visited his former teammates and was seen talking to Real Madrid players, But no trace of Karim Benzema.
Asked by Marca about this, the Frenchman confirmed that everything is fine.
“We don’t need to take pictures to say we are friends, the pictures are for Instagram or Twitter, it’s another world,” he said.
“We didn’t have time to greet each other because I was training and he immediately went to practice. I hope to see him tomorrow on the field and be able to talk to him for a bit.” This justification was not convincing.