Luka Modric won’t be leaving Real Madrid - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has been linked to a sensational move back to his former side Tottenham Hotspur.
However, his new manager Carlo Ancelotti has ruled out any chance of the Croatian international leaving the La Liga runners-up.
Last season, Modric made 33 league appearances, scoring three goals. He made nearly a third of his appearances from the bench, and endured a season largely of inconsistency and disappointment.
This summer, a number of sides had been rumoured to be potential suitors of the 27-year old. Manchester United’s ongoing pursuit for a creative midfielder has led them to renew interest in Modric – among others.
A part-exchange deal involving Luka Modric and another Real Madrid player including cash was said to have been offered by the Spanish outfit for Tottenham’s player of the year Gareth Bale. Ancelotti himself refuted the rumours, but did admit the side are looking to sig...