Camavinga is currently with France at the World Cup and was asked about his two Ballon d’Or winning teammates.
On Modric, he said: “On my birthday he tried to congratulate me in French. It wasn’t that way, but I liked the intention (laughs). He said he could be my father, because seventeen years separate us. You learn a lot from great players like him, it is important to have special respect for his career.
“He tells me to play simply, to control myself and, when I have the chance, go ahead with the ball. It helps me stay calm. Every day with him I try to prove that I am a good player.”
On Benzema, who was forced out of the Les Bleus squad due to injury, Camavinga also said: “His career is a role model. He started in Lyon and today he is the captain of Real Madrid, has just received th…