Real Madrid fans were left fuming after Lionel Messi was awarded the FIFA Best Award ahead of Karim Benzema. The Argentine forward was crowned the best player of the year, beating out the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Robert Lewandowski, and Benzema.
The award was announced on Monday night, and it was met with a lot of criticism from Real Madrid fans. They felt that Benzema had been snubbed, and that the award should have gone to him instead of Messi.
Benzema had a stellar season for Real Madrid, scoring 21 goals and providing 12 assists in all competitions. He was instrumental in helping the team win the La Liga title and reach the Champions League final.
Meanwhile, Messi had a good season for Barcelona, but he was not as influential as Benzema was for Real Madrid. He scored 25 goals and provided 17 assists in all competitions, but he was not as consistent as Benzema.
Real Madrid fans took to social media to express their anger and frustration at the decision to award Messi the FIFA Best Award. They felt that Benzema deserved the award more than Messi, and that the Argentine forward had been given preferential treatment.
The hashtag #BenzemaDeservesIt was trending on Twitter, with many Real Madrid fans voicing their support for the French forward. They felt that he had been overlooked and that he deserved the award more than Messi.
The decision to award Messi the FIFA Best Award has caused a lot of controversy, and it has left Real Madrid fans feeling angry and frustrated. They feel that Benzema should have been given the award instead of Messi, and that the Argentine forward has been given preferential treatment.
It remains to be seen how Real Madrid will react to the decision, but it is clear that the fans are not happy with the outcome. They feel that Benzema deserved the award more than Messi, and that the Argentine forward has been given preferential treatment.