Found September 02, 2013 on Fox Soccer:
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Karim Benzema is under pressure to end his 14-game scoring drought with France in upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Georgia and Belarus. Benzema has scored twice in three league games for Real Madrid, and also set up two goals in Sunday's 3-1 home win against Athletic Bilbao. But he has not scored for the national team since his brace against Estonia in a friendly before last year's European Championship. France coach Didier Deschamps has kept faith with him despite a string of frustrating recent performances. ''His lack of efficiency for us is a recurring theme,'' Deschamps said Monday. ''I hope it ends as soon as possible for his sake and for the team's as well.'' France is in second place in Group I, one point behind Spain after losing 1-0 at home to the world champions in March. The Spanish seem in a commanding position, with a match away to Finland on Friday followed by two home games against Belarus and Georgia. ''Ou...
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