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Luka Modric backs Gareth Bale over key Real Madrid role in 2021/22

Real Madrid superstar Luka Modric has backed Gareth Bale for a strong return to the Spanish capital this summer. Former Los Blancos boss Zinedine Zidane sanctioned a loan move for Bale to rejoin Tottenham last season after being frozen out by the Frenchman in Madrid. However, the Premier League side...
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Luka Modric hits out at 'arrogant' English media ahead of crunch clash at Wembley... but then admits Three Lions are 'better than three years ago' and one of the favourites to win Euro 2020

Luka Modric claims 'journalists and commentators' are arrogant regarding England's chances of winning Euro 2020 this summer ahead of Croatia's tie with the Three Lions. Gareth Southgate's side have been billed as one of the favourites to win the summer tournament along with France, with most of England's matches should they reach the July 11 final being played at Wembley.

Luka Modric considers England to be favorites

Croatian midfielder Luka Modric believes that England, his team’s rival on Sunday’s Euro debut, has an unfair advantage by being able to play all three of their group stage matches at home in London. Asked by the BBC on whether considers that advantage unfair, Modric nodded: “I think so”. Everyone...
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Luka Modric was Croatia's new superstar when he helped end England's Euro 2008 hopes... now nearly 14 years on he returns with his national team hoping to stun Wembley again

A wally unfurled his brolly and soon two Croatian players hoisted their own protector towards the wet skies. By late 2007, a sodden Wembley felt fitting for a farewell to Steve McClaren. The England boss was out of his depth, powerless to prevent a golden generation drowning under the weight of expectation.
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Mason Mount goes into midfield duel with Luka Modric on equal footing

Mason Mount is not a person who likes to stand still. The Chelsea and England midfielder is a blur of movement on the pitch and he enjoys finding ways to improve his game during his down time. “I love football,” Mount says. “Any chance I get to watch games, learn how I can be better, I’ll do that. That helps: to be fully focused on being the best you can be.”

Mason Mount admits he was such a big fan of Luka Modric growing up that he 'knows his moves' ahead of England's clash with Croatia... and was 'overwhelmed' when the Real Madrid star asked for his shirt after Champions League semi-final

Mason Mount believes his admiration of Luka Modric means he 'knows his moves' as his England side prepare to face Croatia in the Euro 2020 opener. The Chelsea star says he looked up to Modric as a youngster when he was strutting his stuff with Tottenham, and watched his style of play so closely that he now has a good idea of 'what he's going to do' in a game.