French footballer Karim Benzema performs Umrah in Mecca

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Published: 2023-08-07 11:10

Last Updated: 2024-04-15 12:03


French footballer Karim Benzema performs Umrah in Mecca
French footballer Karim Benzema performs Umrah in Mecca

French footballer Karim Benzema, who recently joined the Saudi Pro League club Al-Ittihad, shared a video clip on "X" platform, previously called Twitter, showing him performing Umrah in the Great Mosque of Mecca.

The 35-year-old striker joined Al-Ittihad with a contract extending until 2026, after he had previously played for the Spanish club Real Madrid.

Since joining the Saudi club, Benzema has played four matches, scoring three goals and providing one assist.