The world football star, Karim Benzema, praised the level of organization for the 2023 Club World Cup draw.
The Jeddah Union player appeared in a Saudi dress during the football event, and when asked by Al Arabiya about the reason for his appearance in this beautiful dress, Benzema smiled, stressing that he feels as if he is at home in Saudi Arabia.
In subsequent statements to local media, Benzema promised the fans to provide the best, stressing that he “awaits the presence of the fans in this tournament, which he described as strong, due to the presence of great clubs and prominent names among them.”
As for his team, he explained that he is optimistic about his situation because he has good elements, expressing his hope to reach the farthest place in the tournament.
This came shortly after the end of the Club World Cup draw, which was held in Jeddah, yesterday, Tuesday.
The French striker was present, as his team, Ittihad Jeddah, was one of the participants in the tournament, as the champion of the host country’s league.
Later, the French player posted a picture of him on his account on the “X” platform in Saudi uniform, and commented, “This is my place” with a drawing of a tiger, referring to the “tigers”!