The former French international reached 10 league goals for 2020/21 with a brace in their 4-1 win away at Alaves.
Despite trailing Los Rojiblancos heading into the second half of the campaign, Benzema believes Real Madrid have a strong chance of defending their title in the coming months.
“It is a very good game for us and it will boost our confidence.,” he told a post match interview with Marca.
“We have to continue working as we have done, it is what we have to do after a difficult week.
“We are on the right track after a hard week and we have to look at ourselves as there is still of lot of football to be played in the league.”
Zidane’s players have an ideal chance to rack up some vital points in the coming weeks with games against Huesca, Getafe, Valencia, Real Valladolid and Real Sociedad in February.