Real Madrid president says they have the best No. 9

MADRID, SPAIN - AUGUST 09: Real Madrid President Florentino Perez addresses members of the press during his presentation of Thibaut Courtois for Real Madrid after Courtois signed a six-year-deal with Real Madrid at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on August 9, 2018 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - AUGUST 09: Real Madrid President Florentino Perez addresses members of the press during his presentation of Thibaut Courtois for Real Madrid after Courtois signed a six-year-deal with Real Madrid at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on August 9, 2018 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

For Florentino Perez believes Los Blancos have in Karim Benzema the best striker in the whole football world.

Many people are asking why Real Madrid didn’t get a new striker during the January transfer window.

But for Los Blancos president Florentino Perez has said his team doesn’t need a new forward, as they have the best No. 9 in the world.

“I insist that we have the best squad in the world and the titles back us up on that,” he was quoted by Marca.

“We are not going to spend for spending’s sake, for example.”

“I have read and heard in some media outlets for years that Madrid needs to sign a striker when reality clearly shows that Karim Benzema is the best forward in the world,” he added.

“What we do, in any case, is bring in very young players who will be the stars of the future, such as Vinicius [Junior] or Rodrygo [Goes], who was a candidate for the Kopa Trophy.”

“Madrid players have been awarded the last three Ballon d’Ors,” he continued.

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“We are very happy for Modric as his football and what he represents is part of our legend.”

“He represents our values and I am sure that young people who will be at Real Madrid will be solid candidates in the future,” Florentino said.

“Our goal is to be the best as this club must live up to its history and we play every game to win and never give up.”

“[PSG] are already a great and friendly club, who are part of the football elite,” he praised Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi.

“We do not need to give any advice to them because they have positioned French football in the place it deserves. Al-Khelaifi has done an excellent job, and to boost and make a club bigger, there are still no secrets as it only takes time.”