Benzema is one of the football stars he started his football career at a local club. In 1996, he joined the biggest club in the city, Olympique Lyonnais, and then penetrated the club's academy.
Benzema made his first appearance in the 2004-2005 Ligue season and appeared sporadically in three approved seasons, while Lyon won three league titles.
In the 2007–2008 season, he became a player who appeared from the start of the match and got more than 30 goals in the season.
performance and Association of French Professional Football Players (UNFP) awarded the title of Ligue 1 Player and entered the Best Team.
Benzema also became the league's top scorer.
That's when Benzema won the Bravo Award from Italian magazine Guerin Sportivo.