Ballon d’Or 2022 victor Karim Benzema’s Real Madrid colleague miserable with honors decision
After France celebrity Karim Benzema won the desirable Ballon d’Or honor for 2022, his Real Madrid colleague and also celebrity goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has actually kicked up an argument on the honors’ decision. Courtois, that himself won the Lev Yashin prize for being the standout goalkeeper, insisted that the Ballon d’Or honors were unreasonable to goalkeepers.
Courtois was critical to Madrid’s success last period, standing high in between the blog posts and also securing 22 tidy sheets. As the Spanish titans won the dual with La Liga and also Champions League, Courtois just allow 46 objectives transcend him the whole period. He completed 7th in the Ballon d’Or rankings and also was not pleased with the outcome.
Courtois was priced estimate as claiming that he sees it as difficult for goalkeepers to cover the Ballon d’Or table.
“You win La Liga and also you win the Champions League, your group wins many thanks to your conserves … and also you just end up 7th. The fact is that I see it as difficult,” Courtois was priced estimate to have actually claimed be Spanish news electrical outlet Teledeporte
“In the top 10, there wasn’t even a single defender. At least this year they have invented the trophy for best goalkeeper,” Courtois added.
Courtois found support in former Real Madrid goalkeeper and legend Iker Casillas, who said that he was not happy that the Yashin award winner was not given a podium spot.
“I’m happy for @thibautcourtois! By far he is the BEST GOALKEEPER in the WORLD. What I’m not happy about is not having put him on the final podium for that #BallonDor . I still don’t understand what those who choose this award are based on,” Casillas tweeted.
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