Real Madrid attackers, Karim Benzema and Vinicius Junior who are currently in Helsinki, Finland with the Real Madrid squad ahead of tonight UEFA Super Cup final against Eintract Frankfurt, will both receive their UEFA Champions League award for last season at the Olympic Stadium in Helsinki tonight, according to a tweet from Arancha Rodriguez.
You will recall that France attacker, Karim Benzema was voted the UEFA Champions League best player of the season for 2021/22, after topping the scoring charts with 15 goals and driving his team to glory during their run of breathtaking comebacks.
While Vinicius Junior was named 2021/22 UEFA Champions League Young player of the season after registering six assists and four goals, including Real Madrid winner in the Final.
Arancha Rodriguez tweeted: “Karim Benzema will receive the award for the best player of last season in the Champions League on the pitch.
Vinicius will receive the award for the best young player of last season in the Champions League.