Photo: Karim Benzema sends message to fans after Arsenal link

Karim Benzema underlines his commitment to Real Madrid with a post on social media

A photo posted by Karim Benzema (@karimbenzema) on

Karim Benzema has once again underlined his commitment to Real Madrid on social media following the summer speculation linking him with a big-money transfer to Arsenal.

The France international forward was heavily linked with a move to Emirates Stadium throughout the summer as Arsene Wenger considered bolstering his attacking options ahead of the 2015-16 campaign.

Benzema continued to be touted as a possible transfer target for Arsenal in the closing stages of the summer window, despite the player’s insistence that he was happy at Real Madrid and had no intention of leaving the club.

Now, after the forward ended up committing his future to Madrid, the striker has underlined his happiness at the Bernabeu by posting the picture above on his Instagram account and writing: “My team…”

MORE: Read the latest Arsenal player tweets

Arsenal return to Premier League action against Stoke City on Saturday as they look to secure back-to-back wins in the top flight.

The Gunners beat Newcastle United 1-0 in their most recent Premier League outing.

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