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#Luka Modric

# 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

# luka-modric - Thursday 1 May, 2014

'Every stage show has its sell-by date' - The RTÉ panel hammered Mourinho last night

The Special One is under fire following Chelsea’s disappointing Champions League exit.

# luka-modric - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

VIDEO: All the goals from tonight's Manchester United-Real Madrid match Review This post contains videos

VIDEO: All the goals from tonight's Manchester United-Real Madrid match

Meanwhile, Jose Mourinho said that “the best team lost, independent of the sending off”.

# luka-modric - Sunday 27 January, 2013

VIDEO: Ronaldo hits hat-trick as Madrid thrash Getafe Take A Bow This post contains videos

VIDEO: Ronaldo hits hat-trick as Madrid thrash Getafe

The Real Madrid star took his total for the season to 21 today amid a comfortable victory for his side.

# luka-modric - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Modric vows to prove his worth at Madrid

The Croatian midfielder has struggled to make an impact at the La Liga champions since joining from Spurs last season.

# luka-modric - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Mourinho concedes La Liga defence shattered

The Real Madrid coach also explained why he took off Luka Modric at half-time.

# luka-modric - Friday 30 November, 2012

Shurrrup Luka! AVB tells former Spurs favourite Modric to stop talking about Gareth Bale

The Croatian thinks Bales should join him at Real Madrid.

# luka-modric - Friday 7 September, 2012

'Modric will be a fans' favourite at Madrid' - Mourinho

The Special One is tipping his new midfielder to shine at the Santiago Bernabeu.

# luka-modric - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Lyon and Spurs close on Lloris agreement

“The clubs’ positions have moved closer together,” says Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas on a €15m move for the French goalkeeper.

# luka-modric - Monday 27 August, 2012

Partners? Modric departs and Spurs announce alliance with Real Madrid

As part of the £30m Modric transfer, Los Blancos have struck an imaginative deal with the London club.

# luka-modric - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Madrid to sign Modric 'in next couple of days', says Villas-Boas

The Spurs boss also denied speculation that he will spend some of that £40M fee on a new striker.

# luka-modric - Friday 10 August, 2012

Villas-Boas reveals Modric 'pact'

The Croatian midfielder really wants to go Madrid. But Andre Villas-Boas is trying to keep the midfielder happy for now.

# luka-modric - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Spurs boss AVB cautious over Modric future

“He’s a professional for Tottenham and, in ideal circumstances, he should be with the team.”

# luka-modric - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

The Departures Lounge: Swansea’s Allen not such a regular Joe

Haven’t we been here before? Today’s rumour round-up has a distinctly retro 2011 feel about it.

# luka-modric - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Villas-Boas: Absent Modric 'unprofessional'

The Croatian playmaker is at home with his feet up while his spurs teammates traipse around North America. and AVB is unimpresssed.

# luka-modric - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Transfer news: Villas-Boas criticises wantaway Modric

The manager believes Modric’s behaviour will “go against him”.

# luka-modric - Sunday 15 July, 2012

The Departures Lounge: Van Persie 'house-hunting' in Chesire but Ba still in Toon

“Sold, to the man in the Arsenal jersey”

# luka-modric - Friday 13 July, 2012

The Departures Lounge: Liverpool and Spurs stock up on strikers

Emmanuel Adebayor’s services have been secured by Tottenham while Brendan Rodgers has made his first signing of the year.

# luka-modric - Monday 9 July, 2012

The Departures Lounge: Chelsea wave goodbye to Kalou and Liverpool miss out on Granero

40 days and 40 nights to go until the new Premier League season and there will be plenty of temptations for Europe’s top players along the way.

# luka-modric - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Trap and Modric urge caution, Andrews says Ireland 'vying for second spot'

The Croatia midfielder has described Sunday’s game as “our most important match”.

# luka-modric - Friday 18 May, 2012

'Croatia can win it. There have been surprises in the past' - Liam Brady

If Chippy’s predictions are correct, Ireland chances of getting beyond the group stages are looking even slimmer.

# luka-modric - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Bad news, Spurs fans; Luka Modric is eyeing the door again

The Croatia midfielder will make a decision after the European Championships, he says.

# luka-modric - Sunday 29 April, 2012

Modric may leave Spurs in summer, admits Redknapp

The Tottenham manager also believes Gareth Bale doesn’t want to leave the club.

# luka-modric - Friday 27 April, 2012

Magnificent Seven: Alternative Premier League players of the year Take A Bow This post contains videos

Magnificent Seven: Alternative Premier League players of the year

Check out who made our list of those that were unjustly ignored by the PFA.

# luka-modric - Friday 27 January, 2012

FA Cup as it happened: Watford v Tottenham Liveblog This post contains videos

FA Cup as it happened: Watford v Tottenham

We went minute-by-minute as Watford hosted Tottenham in the first of this weekend’s FA Cup games.