Real Madrid striker, Karim Benzema has acknowledged the whistles and jeers from the crowd in response to his recent run of poor performances and goal drought and has answered their calls.
In his post-match interview following Wednesday eveningÔÇÖs Champions League group stage 4-0 win over FC Copenhagen, Benzema, who failed to score yet again, sent a message to the fans, stating he hears them loud and clear.
ÔÇ£I got the message from the fans.┬á I respect their opinion.┬á I feel comfortable on the pitch.┬á Ancelotti has told me that I have to enjoy myself on the pitch in order to perform well.┬á Our stadium is very demanding, but I understand them.┬á You have to keep working hard and keep improving in order to achieve your goals.ÔÇØ
Benzema went on to add that he is not injured and that ÔÇ£physically IÔÇÖm fine,ÔÇØ just going through a goal drought that has also plagued him on the international stage.
Meanwhile, the fans are calling for Real Madrid youth product and Spain U-21 star, Alvaro Morata to get the starting nod.