Karim Benzema believes Champions League holders Real Madrid are in even better shape than last season after a 3-0 victory at Liverpool on Wednesday.
Carlo Ancelotti's side raced to a three-goal lead by half-time at Anfield, with Cristiano Ronaldo opening the scoring with a stunning volley and Benzema bagging a brace to send Real six points clear in Group B.
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The 26-year-old France international says the club are hitting form at the perfect time, with the clasico clash against Barcelona on Saturday...