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Carlo Ancelotti compares Luka Modric, Toni Kroos and Casemiro to Bermuda triangle

Real Madrid wrapped up their preseason with a 2-0 victory against Juventus on Sunday morning Spanish time and Carlo Ancelotti will be returning to Madrid content. That was certainly the impression the Italian gave off in his post-match press conference in Pasadena, California. Real Madrid had begun the match with...
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Liverpool must stop ‘pivotal’ Luka Modric in Champions League final, Sergio Aguero claims

Sergio Aguero believes that stopping the “pivotal” Luka Modric is key to Liverpool’s chances of beating Real Madrid in the Champions League final.The influential Croatian midfielder has again been a key part of Madrid’s run to the Paris decider, controlling the game in the heart of Carlo Ancelotti’s side.Modric produced a fine performance the last time these two clubs met in the final of this competition in 2018, clinching a third successive Champions League crown.The 36-year-old is now in his tenth season in the Spanish capital, and though tipping Jurgen Klopp’s side for a fast start at the Stade...
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Luka Modric calls out UEFA’s cruelty during Nations League

Real Madrid fans have made their feelings about UEFA known over the past year. It goes beyond the animosity resulting from the power play between Florentino Perez and UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin (and maybe more importantly, Nasser Al-Khelaifi, the president of PSG and ECA chair). UEFA is not on the...
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France 0-1 Croatia: Les Bleus cannot win Nations League after Luka Modric goal

France's hopes of retaining the Nations League title are over after a home defeat by Croatia which means they cannot reach next year's finals. Luka Modric's fifth-minute penalty after Ibrahima Konate fouled Ante Budimir was the game's only goal. In Karim Benzema, Kylian Mbappe and Christopher Nkunku, France had three...
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Luka Modric signs new one-year deal at Real Madrid

Luka Modric has signed a one-year contract extension to keep him with Real Madrid until June 2023, the LaLiga club have announced.Veteran Croatia midfielder Modric has scored 31 goals in 436 appearances for European champions Real since joining from Tottenham for a reported £31.5million in 2012.Following last month’s 1-0 victory over Liverpool in Paris, the 36-year-old has won the Champions League five times during his decade at the Santiago Bernabeu.He has also won the LaLiga title on three occasions, including in the season just finished, in addition to three UEFA Super Cups, four FIFA Club World Cups and one...
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