sport news 'Don't confuse F1 with go karting': Karim Benzema takes a pop at Olivier Giroud

'Don't confuse F1 with go karting': Karim Benzema takes a pop at Olivier Giroud as star is asked to compare himself to Chelsea man... after being replaced as France's first-choice by the striker Karim Benzema has taunted fellow French striker Olivier Giroud on Intagram Benzema hasn't played for France since 2015 when he was replaced with Giroud star likened himself to an F1 car and compared Giroud with a go kart Giroud and France reached the final of Euro 2016 and won the 2018 World Cup 

By Tom Caldon For Mailonline

Published: 00:31 BST, 30 March 2020 | Updated: 00:41 BST, 30 March 2020

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Karim Benzema has taken a swipe at Olivier Giroud, implying the Chelsea striker who replaced him in the France national team is an inferior player.  

The 32-year-old has not played for Les Blues since 2015 when manager Didier Deschamps selected Giroud instead of the forward.

Now Benzema has used an unflattering analogy to describe the difference in quality between the two players.   

Karim Benzema derided Olivier Giroud in an Instagram live video with actor Tomas N'Gijol

Karim Benzema derided Olivier Giroud in an Instagram live video with actor Tomas N'Gijol

'This won't take long,' Benzema told French actor and comedian Thomas N'Gijol in an Instagram live video.

'You don't confuse F1 with go karting. And I'm being

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