Although he has spent most of Juventus' matches on the bench, Benatia is still motivated and determined to improve his skills.
Rabat – Moroccan Atlas Lion Mehdi Benatia has published a motivating message on his Instagram account.
“A lion never dies, he sleeps…” wrote Benatia.
The message, dedicated for fans, illustrates Benatia’s determination to improve his skills and move forward in his career.
This season, Benatia, who plays for Juventus, has spent all but five games on the bench. In reference to his disappointment over the situation, Benatia thanked his fans for their support in this “difficult period.”
In 2016, Benatia moved to Juventus from Bayern Munich, initially on loan. He was later signed permanently by the club in the 2017-18 season.
Benatia, the captain of the Moroccan national football team, appears in most of the Atlas Lions’ matches. He played in the 2018 World Cup in Russia, but was not called up for the last three qualifier games of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.