Karim Benzema finished fourth in the 2021 Ballon d’Or after Real Madrid won their 34th league title, with Benzema finishing the campaign with 23 goals in La Liga.
The Frenchman has 25 goals and 11 assists in his 29 games in La Liga, with Real Madrid, sat at the top of the table with 15 points between them and rivals Barcelona. In fact, Benzema has 39 goals in 40 games in all competitions this season.
However, his performances in the Champions League has proven him as one of the best strikers in Europe, with Premier League leaders Manchester City to come in the Semi-Finals.
In nine appearances in the Champions League, Benzema has 12 goals, including a hat-trick at Stamford Bridge and an extra-time winner in the home leg of the Quarter Final against defending champions, Chelsea.