Luka Modric

Born: September 9, 1985 (age 32)

Height: 5'8.5" (174cm)

Hometown: Zadar, Croatia
Nationality: Croatia Croatian

Position: Attacking midfielder
Team: Real Madrid (no. 10)
Luka Modric for Real Madrid on September 27, 2014
Career History
Youth2002-2003Dinamo Zagreb
Senior→ 2003Zrinjski Mostar (loan)
2003-2008Dinamo Zagreb
→ 2004NK Inter Zapresic (loan)
2008-2012Tottenham Hotspur
2012-Real Madrid
International2006-Croatia
Sports Mole has 867 articles about Luka Modric. Articles 1 to 40:
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Result: Record-equalling Real Madrid beat Real Sociedad to return to winning ways
Real Madrid return to winning ways with a 3-1 victory over Real Sociedad, who see their 100% start to the season come to an end.
Sep 17, 21:40
Real Madrid attacker Marco Asensio celebrates scoring against Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup second leg on August 16, 2017
Team News: Marco Asensio back for Real Madrid
Marco Asensio returns to the fold as Real Madrid travel to Real Sociedad.
Sep 17, 18:45
Real Madrid's Welsh forward Gareth Bale gestures during the UEFA Champions League semifinal second leg football match Real Madrid FC vs Juventus at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on May 13, 2015
Team News: Gareth Bale on Real Madrid bench
Gareth Bale is named among the substitutes as Real Madrid welcome Levante to the Bernabeu.
Sep 9, 11:04
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Result: Marco Asensio spares Real Madrid's blushes
Marco Asensio scores twice - including an 83rd minute leveller - as Real Madrid draw 2-2 with Valencia at the Bernabeu on Sunday night.
Aug 27, 23:05
Cristiano Ronaldo at the Best FIFA Football Awards on January 9, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo named UEFA Men's Player of the Year
Cristiano Ronaldo is named as UEFA Men's Player of the Year, while Real Madrid teammates Sergio Ramos and Luka Modric also pick up accolades.
Aug 24, 18:57
A general view during the La Liga match between Real Madrid and Real Zaragoza at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 30, 2011
Report: Real Madrid to extend contracts of five first-team players
A report claims that Isco, Marco Asensio, Marcelo, Dani Carvajal and Raphael Varane are set to pen fresh terms at Real Madrid.
Aug 23, 20:49
Gareth Bale embraces Karim Benzema during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Seville on March 20, 2016
Result: Gareth Bale nets in comfortable Real Madrid win
Gareth Bale, Casemiro and Toni Kroos score the goals as La Liga champions Real Madrid open their 2017-18 campaign with a 3-0 victory at Deportivo La Coruna.
Aug 20, 23:10
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Team News: Real Madrid stars Gareth Bale, Isco rested for El Clasico clash with Barcelona
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane rests both Gareth Bale and Isco for their El Clasico showdown against Barcelona.
Aug 16, 21:08
Cristiano Ronaldo scores past Gerard Pique during the Supercopa de Espana first-leg match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on August 13, 2017
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Barcelona
Sports Mole previews the second leg of the Supercopa de Espana tie between Real Madrid and Barcelona at the Bernabeu.
Aug 15, 12:59
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring the winning penalty during the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Result: Real Madrid claim first-leg advantage at Camp Nou in Supercopa de Espana tie
Real Madrid beat Barcelona 3-1 at Camp Nou in a match that saw Cristiano Ronaldo find the net and get sent off after coming off the bench.
Aug 13, 22:53
Cristiano Ronaldo finally shows some modesty during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Team News: Cristiano Ronaldo benched for El Clasico
Cristiano Ronaldo starts on the bench as Real Madrid travel to Barcelona in the first leg of the Supercopa de Espana.
Aug 13, 19:54
A general view of the stadium prior to the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Celta de Vigo at Camp Nou on November 1, 2014
Preview: Barcelona vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews the first leg of the Supercopa de Espana clash between Barcelona and Real Madrid at Camp Nou.
Aug 12, 14:20
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Result: Real Madrid land UEFA Super Cup
Champions League holders Real Madrid retain the UEFA Super Cup with a 2-1 victory over Europa League winners Manchester United.
Aug 8, 21:42
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Team News: Gareth Bale starts, Cristiano Ronaldo on bench
Gareth Bale starts for Real Madrid against Manchester United in the UEFA Super Cup.
Aug 8, 18:46
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Result: Manchester United beat Real Madrid on penalties
Manchester United beat Real Madrid 2-1 on penalties after a 1-1 draw in their International Champions Cup fixture on Sunday night.
Jul 24, 00:18
Dani Ceballos of Real Betis Balompie controls the ball during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Real Betis Balompie at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on August 29, 2015
Dani Ceballos wants to learn from Luka Modric, Toni Kroos
Dani Ceballos says that he 'wants to be like Real Madrid midfielders Luka Modric and Toni Kroos' after completing a move to the Bernabeu.
Jul 21, 15:01
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Luka Modric: 'Squad key to Real Madrid's success'
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric says that Zinedine Zidane's squad rotation proved key in the club's success during the 2016-17 campaign.
Jul 9, 18:42
James Rodriguez celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Eibar on April 9, 2016
Luka Modric issues warning to James Rodriguez, Alvaro Morata
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric tells teammates James Rodriguez and Alvaro Morata that playing for the club will be the pinnacle of their careers.
Jul 8, 12:22
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Real Madrid's Luka Modric could face five years in prison over alleged perjury
Real Madrid star Luka Modric could reportedly face five years in prison if found guilty of perjury.
Jun 19, 20:02
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Luka Modric: 'Real Madrid will continue to dominate'
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric believes that his side can continue to dominate European football for the foreseeable future.
Jun 4, 21:16
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring the opening goal against Juventus in the Champions League final on June 3, 2017
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo fires Real Madrid to Champions League glory
Cristiano Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid defeat Juventus to claim back-to-back Champions League victories.
Jun 3, 21:40
Gareth Bale thinks he's scored during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on April 2, 2016
Team News: Isco starts, Gareth Bale on bench
Gareth Bale starts on the bench as Real Madrid face Juventus in the Champions League final.
Jun 3, 18:40
Gareth Bale thinks he's scored during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on April 2, 2016
Preview: Juventus vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews the Champions League final in Cardiff between Juventus and Real Madrid.
Jun 2, 15:00
N'Golo Kante poses with the trophy during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
Report: Real Madrid want N'Golo Kante
A report claims that Real Madrid want to bring Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante to the Bernabeu this summer.
May 22, 15:02
Karim Benzema, who got the keys to my bimmer, celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Espanyol on January 31, 2016
Team News: Five changes for Real Madrid at Celta Vigo
Real Madrid make five changes ahead of their La Liga trip to Celta Vigo on Wednesday night.
May 17, 19:10
Jose Mourinho and Mauricio Pochettino embrace prior to the game between Spurs and Chelsea on November 29, 2015
Preview: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews the final Premier League match at White Hart Lane as high-flying Tottenham Hotspur take on top-four outsiders Manchester United.
May 12, 17:33
Atletico Madrid's Uruguayan defender Jose Maria Gimenez celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match Elche FC vs Club Atletico Madrid at the Martin Valero stadium in Valencia on December 6, 2014
Team News: Atletico Madrid's Jose Gimenez returns, Danilo starts for Real Madrid
Jose Gimenez returns to Atletico Madrid's starting lineup, while Danilo gets the nod for Real Madrid in tonight's Champions League semi-final.
May 10, 18:42
Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo nets hat-trick against Atletico Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo scores another hat-trick as Real Madrid record a 3-0 win over Atletico Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final at the Bernabeu.
May 2, 21:38
Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Marcelo nets late on as Real Madrid beat Valencia
Real Madrid move three points clear of Barcelona at the top of La Liga after recording a 2-1 win over Valencia at the Bernabeu.
Apr 29, 17:05
James Rodriguez celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Eibar on April 9, 2016
Result: Real Madrid put six past Deportivo La Coruna
Real Madrid join La Liga leaders Barcelona on 78 points following a 6-2 victory at Deportivo La Coruna on Wednesday night.
Apr 26, 22:22
Lionel Messi in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Barcelona battle back at Bernabeu to take top spot from Real Madrid
Barcelona come out on top 3-2 against Real Madrid in an El Clasico thriller at Estadio Bernabeu to move to the top of La Liga.
Apr 23, 21:41
Gareth Bale thinks he's scored during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on April 2, 2016
Team News: Gareth Bale returns to Real Madrid lineup for El Clasico showdown
Gareth Bale returns to the Real Madrid starting XI for their El Clasico showdown with Barcelona.
Apr 23, 18:51
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Luka Modric hoping to "console" Ivan Rakitic after El Clasico
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric hopes to be able to "console" Barcelona's Ivan Rakitic following Sunday night's La Liga clash at the Bernabeu.
Apr 22, 22:32
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski (L) and Olympiakos' French defender Arthur Masuaku (R) vie for the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group F football match between FCB Bayern Munich and Olympiakos Piraeus on November 24, 2015
Team News: Robert Lewandowski starts against Real Madrid
Robert Lewandowski starts for Bayern Munich's Champions League quarter-final trip to Real Madrid.
Apr 18, 18:46
Gareth Bale celebrates with his Real Madrid teammates after opening the scoring in the Champions League semi-final second leg against Manchester City on May 4, 2016
Team News: BBC return for Madrid derby
Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo return as Real Madrid host Atletico Madrid.
Apr 8, 14:16
Gareth Bale puts a tender arm around Cristiano Ronaldo during the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Team News: No Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo, Toni Kroos for Real Madrid
Zinedine Zidane makes nine changes for Real Madrid's trip to Leganes.
Apr 5, 19:32
Gareth Bale embraces Karim Benzema during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Seville on March 20, 2016
Result: Real Madrid move five points clear at La Liga summit
Real Madrid move five points clear of second-placed Barcelona in La Liga courtesy of a 3-0 win over Alaves at the Bernabeu.
Apr 2, 17:08
Harry Kane and Lucas Leiva in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur on February 11, 2017
Luka Modric: 'Harry Kane is an unbelievable player'
Former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Luka Modric believes that Harry Kane is "an unbelievable player" and hailed the Englishman's work ethic and quality.
Mar 17, 09:39
Real's Luca Modric in action during a friendly match against Everton on August 3, 2013
Luka Modric: 'Tottenham Hotspur going in right direction for Premier League title'
Luka Modric believes that Tottenham Hotspur are "going in the right direction" and have all the qualities needed to win the Premier League title in the near future.
Mar 17, 09:32
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Luka Modric "proud" to reach Real Madrid milestone
Experienced midfielder Luka Modric says that he is "very happy and proud" to reach 200 first-team appearances for Real Madrid.
Mar 13, 16:39



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Barcelona55001721515
2Sevilla431061510
3Valencia52309369
4Atletico MadridAtletico52308359
5Real Sociedad430111749
6Real Madrid42209458
7Athletic Bilbao52213128
8Leganes52123307
9Villarreal42026516
10Levante41305416
11Las PalmasLas Palmas420257-26
12Real Betis420257-26
13EibarEibar5203310-76
14GironaGirona512235-25
15Getafe411234-14
16Espanyol411238-54
17Celta Vigo410357-23
18Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo4013511-61
19AlavesAlaves400407-70
20Malaga5005111-100
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