The Frenchman scored two goals against Bayern Munich as Los Blancos progressed to the final of the Champions League. His display led to some Arsenal fans claiming he was ‘playing like he wants to go to Arsenal in the summer’.
Benzema’s performance came as a shock to many spectators, as the 30-year-old has only managed to score 11 goals in 42 appearances so far this season.
“Arsenal, please sign Benzema,” one fan tweeted. “Welcome to @Arsenal”, another posted.
Below is a selection of the best tweets reacting to the Real Madrid striker’s impressive Champions League performance.
Real Madrid will face either Liverpool or AS Roma in the Champions League final in Kyiv on 26th May.
Liverpool and AS Roma meet in Rome on Wednesday evening, with Liverpool leading the tie 5-2 on aggregate following the enthralling first leg at Anfield last week.