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
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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 939 articles about Luka Modric. Articles 1 to 40:
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo rescues point for Real Madrid against Athletic Bilbao
Cristiano Ronaldo scores an 87th-minute equaliser to Real Madrid claim a 1-1 draw against Athletic Bilbao in Wednesday night's La Liga encounter at the Bernabeu.
Apr 18, 22:23
Isco in action for Real Madrid in October 2017
Result: Isco stars as Real Madrid beat Malaga
Real Madrid move above Valencia into third position in La Liga courtesy of a 2-1 win over basement side Malaga at La Rosaleda on Sunday night.
Apr 15, 21:39
Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo have a chat during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo left out of Real Madrid squad
Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo are not included as part of Real Madrid's 19-man squad for Sunday evening's trip to Malaga, while Luka Modric also misses out.
Apr 15, 12:57
Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo sends Real Madrid into Champions League semi-finals
Cristiano Ronaldo scores a 98th-minute penalty as Real Madrid book their spot in the semi-finals of the Champions League with a 4-3 aggregate win over Juventus.
Apr 11, 21:50
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Report: Real Madrid offer Manchester United first refusal on three players
Real Madrid reportedly offer Manchester United first refusal on Gareth Bale, Toni Kroos and Luka Modric in exchange for transfer information about three Red Devils players.
Apr 4, 20:45
Gareth Bale in action for Real Madrid in September 2017
Result: Gareth Bale scores brace in Real Madrid win
Real Madrid move to within one point of second-placed Atletico Madrid in La Liga courtesy of a 3-0 win over struggling Las Palmas.
Mar 31, 19:23
Christian Eriksen scores the opener during the FA Cup quarter-final between Swansea City and Tottenham Hotspur on March 17, 2018
Age Hareide: 'Christian Eriksen would be La Liga star'
Denmark boss Age Hareide says that Tottenham Hotspur attacker Christian Eriksen has more than enough quality to one day represent Real Madrid or Barcelona.
Mar 20, 13:33
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo scores four in nine-goal thriller
Cristiano Ronaldo scores four goals to help fire Real Madrid back up to third courtesy of a thrilling 6-3 victory over surprise package Girona at the Bernabeu.
Mar 18, 21:42
Real Madrid's Gareth Bale in training on June 2, 2017
Team News: Gareth Bale on bench as Real Madrid host Girona
Gareth Bale and Luka Modric are on the bench for Real Madrid's La Liga encounter with Girona at the Bernabeu on Sunday but Sergio Ramos is not in the matchday squad.
Mar 18, 18:40
Emre Can in action during the Champions League round-of-16 game between Liverpool and Porto on March 6, 2018
Report: Liverpool's Emre Can wanted by Real Madrid
Real Madrid reportedly line up a summer bid for Liverpool's Germany international Emre Can.
Mar 17, 13:01
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Arsenal to bid £53m for Luka Modric?
Arsenal are reportedly gearing up to make a bid of £53m for Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric this summer.
Mar 15, 09:27
Gareth Bale celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 21, 2018
Gareth Bale 'eyeing Premier League return'
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale is reportedly considering a Premier League return after failing to cement his place in Zinedine Zidane's squad.
Mar 12, 10:13
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Liverpool 'eye summer move for Luka Modric'
Liverpool reportedly identify Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric as a possible transfer target, but could face competition from Arsenal for the former Tottenham man.
Mar 12, 09:40
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Getafe and Real Madrid on October 14, 2017
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo double sees Real Madrid edge past Eibar
Two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo help Real Madrid battle their way to a 2-1 win over Eibar in Saturday's clash in La Liga.
Mar 10, 13:51
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos in action during his side's Champions League clash with Tottenham Hotspur
Result: Real Madrid book spot in Champions League quarter-finals
Real Madrid book their spot in the quarter-finals of the Champions League courtesy of a 2-1 win against Paris Saint-Germain in the second leg of their last-16 tie.
Mar 6, 21:44
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Team News: Gareth Bale only named on Real Madrid bench
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale only features on the bench for the second leg of the Champions League last-16 tie with Paris Saint-Germain.
Mar 6, 18:44
Cristiano Ronaldo with a bleeding gash during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 21, 2018
Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs. Real Madrid - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the Champions League action as Paris Saint-Germain welcome Real Madrid in the second leg of their last-16 clash.
Mar 5, 14:12
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Arsenal 'line up Luka Modric deal'
Arsenal reportedly want to sign Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric at the end of the season.
Mar 4, 09:24
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Toni Kroos, Luka Modric to miss Paris Saint-Germain trip?
Toni Kroos and Luka Modric are reportedly both doubtful for Real Madrid's Champions League last-16 second leg against Paris Saint-Germain next week.
Mar 2, 16:12
Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo have a chat during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo nets brace in Real Madrid win
Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema all register as Real Madrid record a 4-0 win over Alaves in Saturday afternoon's La Liga clash at the Bernabeu.
Feb 24, 17:12
Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo have a chat during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Team News: Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale start for Real Madrid against Alaves
Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale return to the Real Madrid starting XI for Saturday's La Liga meeting with Alaves at the Bernabeu.
Feb 24, 14:15
Jose Mourinho watches on during the Premier League game between Burnley and Manchester United on January 20, 2018
Manchester United 'monitoring Croatian youngster'
Manchester United are reportedly keeping tabs on 19-year-old Croatian attacker Nikola Moro.
Feb 22, 09:19
Zinedine Zidane watches on during the Copa del Rey game between Real Madrid and Leganes on January 24, 2018
Result: Real Madrid beat Leganes to go third in La Liga
Real Madrid move above Valencia into third position in La Liga courtesy of a 3-1 win over Leganes at the Estadio Municipal de Butarque.
Feb 21, 19:35
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Report: Manchester United favourites to sign Real Madrid star Luka Modric
Manchester United are favourites to sign Real Madrid star Luka Modric ahead of Tottenham Hotspur and Paris Saint-Germain, according to a report.
Feb 15, 22:32
Gareth Bale in action for Real Madrid in September 2017
Team News: Gareth Bale dropped to Real Madrid bench
Gareth Bale drops to the bench for Real Madrid's home tie with Real Sociedad.
Feb 10, 18:39
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Luka Modric reveals Tottenham Hotspur "regret"
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric admits that he 'regrets not winning a trophy' during his time at Tottenham Hotspur.
Feb 8, 15:12
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos in action during his side's Champions League clash with Tottenham Hotspur
Team News: Sergio Ramos back for Real Madrid, BBC start
Sergio Ramos returns from injury as Real Madrid travel to Levante.
Feb 3, 18:43
Harry Kane rues a missed opportunity in Tottenham Hotspur's Premier League match against Stoke City on December 9, 2017
Tottenham Hotspur 'would accept £176m for Harry Kane'
Tottenham Hotspur allegedly tell Real Madrid that they would accept £176m for the transfer of Harry Kane to the Spanish capital.
Feb 3, 10:18
Zinedine Zidane watches on during the Copa del Rey game between Real Madrid and Leganes on January 24, 2018
Preview: Valencia vs. Real Madrid - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole brings you the team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Saturday's La Liga clash between Valencia and Real Madrid.
Jan 25, 15:12
Karim Benzema in action for Real Madrid in October 2017
Result: Real Madrid dumped out of Copa del Rey by Leganes
Leganes book their spot in the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey courtesy of a spectacular 2-1 win at Real Madrid in the second leg of their quarter-final.
Jan 24, 22:25
Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo have a chat during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Result: Real Madrid put seven goals past Deportivo La Coruna
Real Madrid come from behind to record a 7-1 win over Deportivo La Coruna in Sunday afternoon's La Liga clash at the Bernabeu.
Jan 21, 17:06
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane at the Champions League final against Atletico Madrid on May 28,.2016
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Villarreal – prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides the team news, lineups and a full preview of Saturday's La Liga clash between Real Madrid and Villarreal.
Jan 11, 16:11
Harry Kane rues a missed opportunity in Tottenham Hotspur's Premier League match against Stoke City on December 9, 2017
Real Madrid in "advanced" talks for Harry Kane?
Talks between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur over the transfer of Harry Kane are alleged to be at an "advanced" stage.
Jan 10, 09:06
Harry Kane rues a missed opportunity in Tottenham Hotspur's Premier League match against Stoke City on December 9, 2017
Mauricio Pochettino indicates Tottenham Hotspur could sell Harry Kane
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino reiterates that he wants to keep Harry Kane at the club, but his stance may change if the striker asks to leave.
Jan 4, 12:51
Sergio Ramos embraces Cristiano Ronaldo during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Result: Real Madrid retain Club World Cup
Real Madrid land their third Club World Cup title courtesy of a 1-0 win over Brazilian side Gremio at the Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
Dec 16, 18:52
Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo have a chat during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Result: Gareth Bale winner helps Real Madrid reach Club World Cup final
Real Madrid advance to the final of the Club World Cup after beating Al Jazira 2-1 in Wednesday night's semi-final in Abu Dhabi.
Dec 13, 19:00
Sergi Roberto in action for Barcelona during their La Liga clash with Granada at the Camp Nou on October 29, 2016
Real Madrid 'preparing Sergi Roberto swoop'
Real Madrid prepare a spectacular move for Barcelona midfielder Sergi Roberto, according to a report.
Dec 10, 13:12
Real Madrid attacker Marco Asensio celebrates scoring against Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup second leg on August 16, 2017
Result: Real Madrid put five past Sevilla at the Bernabeu
Real Madrid move to within five points of La Liga leaders Barcelona courtesy of a 5-0 win over Sevilla.
Dec 9, 17:14
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester United to pounce for unsettled Luka Modric?
A report claims that Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric is back on the radar of Manchester United, while Tottenham Hotspur and Inter Milan are also interested.
Dec 8, 13:23
Cristiano Ronaldo with the Ballon d'Or on December 7, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo beats Lionel Messi and Neymar to win 2017 Ballon d'Or
Real Madrid and Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo is named as the winner of the 2017 Ballon d'Or.
Dec 7, 19:06

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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Barcelona33258083196483
2Atletico MadridAtletico33218454183671
3Real Madrid33208580364468
4Valencia34206862362666
5Real Betis33174125453155
6Villarreal33156124540551
7Sevilla33146134152-1148
8Getafe34139123931848
9GironaGirona33138124650-447
10Celta Vigo34129135347645
11Real Sociedad33127146052843
12EibarEibar34127153747-1043
13Athletic Bilbao33913113639-340
14Leganes34117162841-1340
15AlavesAlaves33122193047-1738
16Espanyol33812132640-1436
17Levante33713132948-1934
18Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo34610183265-3328
19Las PalmasLas Palmas3356222265-4321
20Malaga3345242051-3117

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