Watch: 'Don't sleep on a champion!' - Henry and Carragher shocked by Benzema winner in Real Madrid's triumph over PSG

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Jamie Carragher and Thierry Henry could barely contain themselves after Karim Benzema sealed Real Madrid's passage to the Champions League quarter-finals.

The Frenchman netted a hat-trick inside 17 minutes to crush the hopes of Paris Saint-Germain, who were leading 2-0 on aggregate in the tie until deep into the second leg.

And his heroics did not go unnoticed, as two distinguished ex-pros paid fevered homage to the striker's talents.

Watch Carragher and Henry go wild over match-winner Benzema

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