Real Madrid received a painful blow during the confrontation with the Scottish club Celtic, which is now taking place as part of the first round of the Champions League group stage.
Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema complained of muscle pain in his right knee and could not finish the match.
Karim Benzema was substituted in the 30th minute due to an apparent knee injury. 😬 pic.twitter.com/JSsHHj2Bqx
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Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti had to replace his French striker with Belgian Eden Hazard in the 30th minute.
Hazard replaces injured Karim Benzema 🤕 pic.twitter.com/CAlvhbw489
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The result after the end of the first half of the match between Real Madrid and Celtic shows a goalless draw.