France fantastic Jean-Pierre Papin believes where Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema stands amongst the country’s finest players.

Real coach Zinedine Zidane has stated Benzema the biggest French striker of all time.

Papin informed L’Equipe: “Karim Benzema is without a doubt the very best (striker) of his generation, he is very complete.

” I like his finishing, his method of taking part in the team’s game, in their production. He is not only there to score objectives, he exists to add the offending animation.

” His life expectancy at Real Madrid is amazing. In such a club it is hard to remain or adapt. He arrived and required himself in when he had competitors from fantastic players.”