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What is Karim Benzema’s religion? A devoted Muslim

What is Karim Benzema’s religion?  A devoted Muslim

Karim Benzema, who was born 19 December 1987 and raised in Lyon, France is a French professional footballer for Spanish Real Madrid. He is regarded as one of the best strikers in the world. Benzema comes from an Algerian Muslim family, and his uncle is an imam in the village from where his grandfather emigrated. 
Benzema is a devoted Muslim, for having been spotted at a mosque in Singapore. He also prays for his fellow athletes when it is needed. Benzema even fasted during Ramadan, despite having to practice and play matches in the relentless heat of the Spanish summer. 
Benzema has a big family. His wife Cora Gauthier is model, working for clothing and shoe brands. Cora got married to Benzema in December 2016 and gave birth to Benzema’s first son named Ibrahim Benzema on 5th May 2017. Benzema also has a daughter named Melia with his past relationship. Benzema has three brothers named Farid, Sabri, and Gressy and five sisters named Laeticia, Lydia, Sofia, Celia, and Nafissa.


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