The striker appeared to be injured in a clash with Bulgarian defender Ivan Turisov at the Stade de France in the first half.
French forward Karim Benzema limped out of Tuesday’s friendly against Bulgaria, which worried Lesbruce.
The Real Madrid star was recalled to the national team after six years of absence and is preparing to play the leading role for his country in the 2020 European Cup.
However, after the 33-year-old was hit in the first half against Bulgaria, this may now be doubtful.
What happened to Benzema?
Benzema appeared to be injured in the first half of the French Stadium challenge with Bulgarian defender Ivan Turisov.
The Real Madrid forward tried to move on after the conflict, but he fell to the ground in the 37th minute and signaled to the sideline that he needed a substitute.
Benzema seemed to lean towards his knees when heading to the Paris stadium.
In the 41st minute, Olivier Giroud replaced Benze on the field.
“It was a knock on the door,” national team boss Didier Deschamps told M6 at halftime. “His muscle above the knee has been hit hard, and he feels it is hardening, so we have no risk. The medical staff is currently with him.”
Benzema returns to France
The forward was initially expelled from the French team after his role in the French team. Matthew Valbuena sex tape scandal.
Although his international career seems to be over, Benzema continues to be productive at the club level and scored 23 La Liga goals for Madrid in the recently completed 2020-21 season.
Benzema’s status convinced Deschamps to let him return to the Les Bleus setting He was selected for the France Euro 2020 team.
The striker played for France for the first time in nearly six years last week because he Saw a penalty save against Wales.
France will start their Euro 2020 tournament next Tuesday when they play against Germany in Munich.