Karim Benzema wife and familyEdit
Chloe de Launay (ex-partner)
- Date of birth: 1990
Duration of relationship: 2010 – circa 2015
Chloe is an actress and model. Her affair with Benzema started in 2010 and in 2013, they welcomed a daughter. Though they broke up, they seem to be in good relations. For instance, Chloe was spotted at the athlete’s birthday party in 2019.
Cora Gauthier (partner)
- Date of birth: April 11, 1989 (32 years)
- Zodiac sign: Aries
Duration of relationship: 2015 – present time
Cora is a model and social media star. She got acquainted with Karim in Dubai in 2015. There were rumors that they got secretly married in 2016, but the couple neither confirmed nor denied that. In 2017, Cora gave birth to son Ibrahim.
Karim Benzema kids
Melia Benzema (daughter with Chloe)
- Date of birth: February 3, 2014 (7 years)
- Zodiac sign: Aquarius
Melia is Karim’s firstborn. Though she rarely appears in public, she supported her dad at the 2018 Champions League final in Kiev and hurried up to congratulate him after the victory. And in 2019, Benzema promised Melia that he would score three goals in a game against Athletic Bilbao. Having fulfilled the promise, he asked his teammates to sign a ball and presented it to the daughter.
Ibrahim Benzema (son with Cora)
- Date of birth: May 5, 2017 (4 years)
- Zodiac sign: Taurus
Despite his young age, Ibrahim already takes soccer lessons from his dad. The boy’s photos frequently appear on Karim’s Instagram. Moreover, the soccer star shares that he teaches both Ibrahim and Melia to respect people and to respect their parents as he wants them to stay grounded.
Hafid Benzema (father)
Hafid drew his first breath in Tigzirt, Algeria, but relocated to France in youth. He is a devoted Muslim. Though their family lived in a criminal neighborhood, Hafid was very strict to keep his son far away from negative influences. By the way, the man was present at his son’s press conference in 2017 after his contract with Real Madrid was extended.
Malika Benzema (mother)
- Date of birth: August 24, 1957 (63 years)
- Zodiac sign: Virgo
Keeping Algerian roots, Malika was born and raised in Lyon, France. After tying knots with Hafid, she gave birth to 9 children. By the way, in some sources, her name is Wahida Djebbara.
Sofia Benzema (older sister)
- Date of birth: 1981
Sofia is the athlete’s elder sister who stays away from the limelight.
Nafissa Benzema (sister)
Nafissa rarely appears in public. However, she was once spotted alongside Karim during their vacation in Ibiza.
Lydia Benzema (sister)
Lydia keeps a low profile and nothing is known about her.
Laeticia Benzema (sister)
Unfortunately, we failed to find any information about Laeticia.
Farid Benzema (brother)
Unlike his famed sibling, Farid doesn’t like being in the spotlight and so, neither his age nor occupation has been disclosed.
Gressy Benzema (younger brother)
- Date of birth: November 30, 1992 (28 years)
- Zodiac sign: Sagittarius
Gressy used to play soccer as an amateur for Vaulx-le-Velin in France but retired. Now, he is an entrepreneur who runs K-Wheels, an electric mobility brand, and Le Cosy Hookah Bar.
Sabri Benzema (younger brother)
- Date of birth: 2002
Sabri is the youngest of nine siblings. He followed in his big brother’s footsteps and joined the youth academy in his hometown Bron.
Karim Benzema is a European soccer star. He began his professional path with French club Lyon in 2004 and became a real star after joining Real Madrid in 2009. For over a decade with the latter, Karim earned dozens of trophies, including 2 Copas del Rey, 3 La Liga and 4 UEFA Champions League titles plus 4 FIFA Club World Cups. Representing France internationally, the athlete competed at Euro 2008 and 2012, 2010 and 2014 World Cup