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#Luka Modric

# luka-modric - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Here’s how Martin O’Neill and Seamus Coleman voted in Fifa's best player of the year awards

Luka Modric landed the individual honour last night.

# luka-modric - Monday 24 September, 2018

Croatia's Luka Modric wins Fifa best player of the year award

The Real Madrid midfielder had a brilliant year for both club and country.

# luka-modric - Sunday 23 September, 2018

'There is an image of him that he is very individualistic, a bit self-centred... That's not true'

Didier Deschamps has defended the Man United and France star.

# luka-modric - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Modric given suspended prison sentence in Spanish tax case

The World Cup finalist has been hit with a fine of just over €348,000.

# luka-modric - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Modric pips Salah and Ronaldo to win Uefa's player of the year award

The Croatian helped Real Madrid to a 13th European crown last season.

# luka-modric - Monday 20 August, 2018

'This is the greatest nonsense in history'

Luka Modric has hit out at claims he wants to leave Real Madrid.

# luka-modric - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Inter to sue La Liga boss over Modric comments

In a media rant Tebas criticised clubs such as Inter, Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City.

# luka-modric - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Modric's agent claims Real Madrid star wants to join Inter Milan

The Croatian midfielder has been linked with a move away from Real Madrid this summer.

# luka-modric - Friday 10 August, 2018

'His salary will be the same as Sergio Ramos and just behind that of Gareth Bale'

Luka Modric looks set to stay at Real Madrid.

# luka-modric - Friday 3 August, 2018

‘Modric can leave for €750 million!’: Real president Perez slams door on star’s exit

Inter reportedly were interested in the midfielder, but Perez insists they would have to pay three times the transfer record for his services

# luka-modric - Sunday 15 July, 2018

Consolation for Luka Modric as he wins World Cup Golden Ball

The Real Madrid star could not guide his side to victory in this afternoon’s World Cup final.

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Here are all the goals from today's World Cup final

A mishap meant France took an early lead, before Ivan Perisic equalised and Antoine Griezmann scored from the penalty spot.

# luka-modric - Saturday 14 July, 2018

How refugee Modric rose to rule Russia 2018

From war-torn Zadar to the World Cup final, Luka Modric has turned making the difficult look easy into a habit of a lifetime.

Do you agree with our 2018 World Cup team of the tournament?

Tottenham and England star Kieran Trippier is among the players to make the cut.

With a lower population than the Republic of Ireland, how Croatia continue to defy the footballing odds

Experts say sporting success comes mostly in ball sports because they are cheaper to play.

# luka-modric - Friday 13 July, 2018

Modric would trade his four Champions League medals for World Cup glory

The Real Madrid midfielder already has experience of winning trophies at the highest level for his club.

# luka-modric - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Croatia on fire after World Cup 'miracle' Joy

Croatia on fire after World Cup 'miracle'

It is a historic first World Cup final for the country of about four million people.

# luka-modric - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Croatia World Cup success shifts spotlight from scandal

For the past few weeks Luka Modric’s side have been on everyone’s lips in the country of around four million people.

# luka-modric - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Masterful Modric continues to show why he's one of the best players of his generation

The Real Madrid and Croatia star was the best player on the pitch in his side’s World Cup quarter-final tonight.

Croatia dump out hosts Russia to set up World Cup semi-final with England

A dramatic and enthralling encounter ultimately saw Zlatko Dalic’s men prevail 4-3 on penalties.

# luka-modric - Sunday 24 June, 2018

'Modric would maybe be a Ballon d’Or winner if he was German or Spanish'

The Croatia captain as been one of the stars of this World Cup but Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren believes he doesn’t get the recognition he deserves.

# luka-modric - Saturday 16 June, 2018

Luka Modric on the scoresheet as Croatia ease to victory and go top of Group D

An own goal and a Luca Modric penalty handed Croatia all three points in Kaliningrad.

# luka-modric - Friday 2 March, 2018

Real Madrid star Luka Modric charged with giving false testimony in court

The 32-year-old is accused of falsely stating the terms of his contract while at Dinamo Zagreb.

# luka-modric - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Real Madrid fight back to win without Cristiano Ronaldo

Unai Bustinza had put Leganes in front at Butarque.

# luka-modric - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Luka Modric on Tottenham regret, Real Madrid struggles

The Croatian midfielder admits he is still disappointed at having failed to land a trophy at Spurs.

# luka-modric - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Are Real Madrid already out of the La Liga title race?

The reigning champions slipped 10 points behind Barcelona at the top after a draw with rivals Atletico.

# luka-modric - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Tarnished Luka Modric key to Croatia World Cup hopes

The 32-year-old was involved in a scandal in June over allegedly false testimony he gave at a major corruption trial.

# luka-modric - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Luka Modric fumes as Croatia now face into hectic schedule after farcical Kosovo qualifier

The game had been scheduled for Saturday but was suspended after 22 minutes because of heavy rain.

# luka-modric - Monday 19 June, 2017

Real Madrid's Luka Modric probed over false testimony

The 31-year-old midfielder is suspected of “committing the criminal offence”.

# luka-modric - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Modric left in tears as Croatia crash out of Euro 2016 after extra-time drama

Ricardo Quaresma grabbed the all-important winner as penalties loomed large.

# luka-modric - Friday 17 June, 2016

Croatia coach slams 'sports terrorists' after flares incident

It was reportedly a protest against the Croatian FA.

# luka-modric - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Magnificent Luka Modric strike gives Croatia a winning start against Turkey On The Volley This post contains videos

Magnificent Luka Modric strike gives Croatia a winning start against Turkey

The Real Madrid midfielder proved the game-winner in today’s Group D opener.

# luka-modric - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

An abject Manchester City performance and more Champions League talking points

After a sparkling display, is Luka Modric the most underrated midfielder in the game?

# luka-modric - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

With 4 games remaining, 1 point separates La Liga's top 3 teams

Real Madrid prevailed in this evening’s late game to increase the pressure on their rivals.

# luka-modric - Monday 8 February, 2016

This stunning Luka Modric goal earned Real Madrid a late win last night

Zinedine Zidane wants to see more such efforts in future from the former Tottenham man.

# luka-modric - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Gareth Bale reminded Tottenham of his qualities this evening

The Welsh winger scored against his old club in the second half as the Spanish giants cruised into the final.

# luka-modric - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Croatian team doctor an 'extraterrestrial,' fumes Ancelotti

The Real Madrid boss has hit back in a row over a medial ligament sprain suffered by Luka Modric.

# luka-modric - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Do you agree with our Champions League team of the week?

Luke Modric is among the stars to feature in our lineup.

# luka-modric - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Suarez named in FIFPro World Reserve XI

The former Liverpool man made the side despite sitting out a large chunk of the year through suspension. He is joined in attack by Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Neymar

# luka-modric - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Analysis: Bale in the 'Di Maria role'? How Real Madrid can solve their current problems

The side’s disappointing displays have brought plenty of criticism from the Madrid media

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