A French court trying an alleged blackmail case involving Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema and four other defendants expects to render its verdict on Friday. Benzema hasn’t been attending the trial that opened Wednesday in Versailles and is scheduled to wrap up Friday. He is charged with complicity in the alleged attempt in 2015 to blackmail France teammate Mathieu Valbuena over a sex tape thought to have been stolen from his mobile phone.
|Champions League (League Winners): Real Sociedad|
|Champions League (League Position): Real Madrid, Sevilla, Atlético de Madrid|
|Europa Cup (League Position): Osasuna, Rayo Vallecano|
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|Relegation (League Position): Levante, Alavés, Getafe|