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Benatia admits speaking to Chelsea ace Ziyech about Morocco rejection

Former Bayern Munich and Juventus defender Mehdi Benatia admits he's told Hakim Ziyech what he thinks of his international snub.

Chelsea ace Ziyech has twice rejected call-ups from Morocco after falling out with coach Vahid Halilodzic.

Benatia has told his former Morocco teammate that a successful international career would be incomparable to success with Chelsea.

Speaking with Foot Mercato, he said: “I told Ziyech what I thought.

"Even if he has a big club career, being selected by the national team brings something incomparable, incredible."

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