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Isco must respect decisions, says Luka Modric

Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has spoken about Isco’s frustrations at the club, saying that Zinedine Zidane’s decisions are final. Former Malaga man Isco has struggled to hold down a place in Zidane’s side this season, despite many arguments that he has been their most impressive player. Just one full 90 minute game in his last ten for Los Blancos has seen him assist on just one occasion – a stark contrast to his international form, where he has combined with the likes of Andres Iniesta to provide a superb…

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Karim Benzema hits four for Castilla against Argentina U20’s

Karim Benzema scored four goals, as Real Madrid’s ‘Castilla’ side romped to a 6-1 victory against Argentina’s U20’s. The Castilla team played Benzema and Luka Modric, as they ran riot against the youth side at Valdebebas. With most of Madrid’s first team on international duty, struggling Benzema has more time to impress boss Zinedine Zidane. And the striker duly obliged, racking up four goals in an emphatic win for his side. The Frenchman has come under heavy criticism from fans, with just four league goals this season. Though Zidane is…

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Real Madrid welcome back Modric and Kroos for PSG tie

Zinedine Zidane has taken a full-strength squad to France ahead of Real Madrid’s Champions League showdown against Paris Saint-Germain. Toni Kroos and Luka Modric are among the 24-man contingent to have travelled for the Round of 16 clash at the Parc des Princes on Tuesday, with the midfield duo having been injury concerns for the game. 📝💫 Our squad for Tuesday’s Champions League last-16 second leg match against @PSG_English!#RMUCL | #HalaMadrid pic.twitter.com/fWa5b0Almu — Real Madrid C.F.🇺🇸🇬🇧 (@realmadriden) 5 March 2018 Real Madrid will be looking to hold onto their 3-1…

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Real Madrid’s Luka Modric faces five years in prison

Real Madrid midfield maestro Luka Modric could be facing five years in jail after lying in court during a corruption trial. Agence France-Presse, via Yahoo, reported that the 32-year-old Croat gave a false testimony during the case against Dinamo Zagreb’s former chief executive Zdravko Mamic in June last year. However, the prosecutors have not specifically identified Modric by name, just as a Croatian citizen born in 1985, with local media naming the Real Madrid star. Modric faces jail time His involvement in the case surrounds his transfer in 2008 from…

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Luka Modric joins growing Real Madrid injury list

Injury problems are starting to mount up for Real Madrid ahead of their important second leg game against Paris St Germain.

Croatian playmaker, Luka Modric is the latest player to be doubtful for the clash in the French capital next month due to a hamstring injury, manager Zinedine Zidane confirmed in a press conference on Tuesday ahead of the mid-week game against Leganes.

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Real Madrid trio support troubled Ronaldo on dinner date

Real Madrid trio Sergio Ramos, Luka Modric and Marcelo have been full of support for Cristiano Ronaldo, attending a meal at his house this week. Portuguese forward Ronaldo is undergoing arguably his worst season as a professional footballer, having failed to keep up with Lionel Messi in terms of goals and having been linked with a summer return to former club, Manchester United. Constant negative press for the five-time Ballon d’Or winner has seen him question his time in Spain, with reports claiming he has told the Spanish club that…

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Spurs offered Gareth Bale in return for Harry Kane

Tottenham Hotspur have been offered Gareth Bale as one of three players to swap for England striker Harry Kane. Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane is reportedly keen to shuffle his squad after seeing them falter in the league this season, sitting 14 points behind league leaders Barcelona. Kane, who has been long linked to Madrid, finished 2017 with the most goals in the top European leagues and has been attracting both Zidane and club president Florentino Perez. The interest is also backed by club fans, who voted in numbers for…

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Zidane eyeing massive shake-up at Real Madrid

With Real known to make hasty decisions with managers, Zinedine Zidane will have to make the necessary changes to ensure the club challenges on all fronts. To make matters worse for the Los Blancos they currently sit second in Europe too after losing to Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley last month. Reports suggest Zidane wants a massive clear-out with Gareth Bale, Luka Modric, Marcos Llorente, Achraf and Vallejo all set to be shown the exit door. Record signing Bale has struggled with injury for the past 18 months and has not…

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Luka Modric explains decision to quit Spurs

Former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Luka Modric has discussed the reasons he left to join Real Madrid. The Croatian midfielder has developed into one world football’s most in-form players, helping the Spanish side to three Champions League titles and one La Liga honour. After leaving White Hart Lane five years ago where he was a huge fan favourite, Modric has discussed his decision to leave the club. “After four seasons with Tottenham, where I had grown as much as possible, I needed new challenges for the sake of improving, I couldn’t…

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Modric celebrates five years with Real Madrid

Last weekend, Luka Modric celebrated his 5th year as a Real Madrid player. In those past 5 years, the Croatian midfielder has developed into one of, if not the best central midfielder in the world. Here, we look back on his career so far in the Spanish capital. In the summer of 2012, Real Madrid set about acquiring Luka Modric from Tottenham Hotspur. As the club would find out when they went back for Gareth Bale, negotiating with the North London club is very difficult. Daniel Levy (Spurs Chairman) is…

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