Real Madrid defender Pepe reportedly criticised teammate Karim Benzema in front of the rest of the team, following their 1-0 defeat to Atletico Madrid on Saturday.
Real Madrid defender Pepe reportedly launched a furious attack at teammate Karim Benzema in the aftermath of their defeat to Atletico Madrid.
Carlo Ancelotti's side were beaten 1-0 by Diego Simeone's side on Saturday night, to confine Los Blancos to their first league defeat to their local rivals for 14 years.
After the game, Portuguese defender Pepe directed his anger at France international Benzema after taking exception to his teammate's work-rate, according to Marca.
The defeat leaves Madrid five points behind Atleti and Barcelona, who have both taken maximum points from their first seven games in La Liga.
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