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Thanks to my family and my friends, I'm proud to be back for France: Benzema

On Tuesday evening,it was made official announced that Karim Benzema would be returning to the France squad for this summer's European Championship competition.

Didier Deschamps, the head coach for France national team opted to include the Real Madrid striker in the international setup for the first time since October 2015 as reward for his his hard work and good display for Real Madrid form, which he has bee named France's best overseas player this season.

Benzema said;

"I'm very proud to return to France and the trust they have placed in me," Benzema posted on social media after the announcement, alongside a photo of him playing for his country France. "Thanks to my family, my club, my friends, and all of you who have supported me and given me strength everyday.

The inclusion of Karim Benzema have boosted the France national team attack with the likes of, Oliver Giroud, Anthony Martial, Griezman, Mbappe Kylian, Ben Tedder, and Kingsley Coman and the rest. Benzema hopes after His return, it will be a great success story to write about.

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