Scoop: Benatia first Moroccan international ever in final UEFA Champions League

He already had one record on his name, last night there came another one for Medhi Benatia.

Last night was just like tonight in the sign of the UEFA Champions League, for Juventus a not-too-difficult task to reach the final of the miljardenbal. During the away match after 2 UEFA coefficients to have made last night's game in Turin, was no more than a formality for the star ensemble of Massimiliano Allegri. With central defender Medhi Benatia on the bank and during the warm-up injured Nabil Dirar by AS Monaco, ended up in 2-1 in favor of ' the old lady '. Where in the defensive line Barzagli, Bonucci and Chiellini preferable to the Moroccan-international, if Benatia 5 minutes before the end of the official playing time yet.


Benatia went into the summer of 2014 all the books as the most expensive ever transferred Moroccan international when he left for Bayern Munchen (26 million euros), yesterday came there still another record. Never before kicked a Atlas Lion the miljardenbal to the final of the Champions League. Benatia is the second Arab player who has reached such a stage, the Algerian former international went him in 1987 for Rabah Madjer. With FC Porto he won the cup of the then European Cup 1.

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