Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema’s future at Santiago Bernabeu come into question after failing to impress in El Classico.
Real Madrid slumped to a 3-0 defeat to the Spanish giant’s thanks to goals from Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi and Aleix Vidal.
Manchester United and Arsenal have both linked with signing the French No.9 during the summer transfer window and they might renew their interest for his signature in the summer.
The defeat has left Zinedine Zidane’s side 14 points behind from Barcelona in the race for La Liga title.
And according to Spanish news outlet Diario Gol, Real Madrid boss Florentino Perez considering to sell Benzema during the January transfer window and has identified Paolo Dybala and Mauro Icardi as a possible replacement for Frenchman.
Meanwhile, Arsenal are in danger to lose Alexis Sanchez this winter and Benzema could be an ideal replacement for his signature, while Olivier Giroud has been also rumoured to be on his way out from the Emirates Stadium.
Jose Mourinho who has previously worked with Benzema at Real Madrid sees him as a perfect partner for Romelu Lukaku in the front line of Manchester United.