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LUKA MODRIC RUMORS & GOSSIP

Luka Modric will not be in Real Madrid’s squad against Villarreal

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has confirmed midfielder Luka Modric will not be included in the match day squad against Villarreal on Sunday. Speaking at his pre-match press conference ahead of the league match, Ancelotti expressed that even though the Croatian has been training well with the first team, the game on Sunday is too soon for the influential playmaker. Modric returned...
Via World Soccer Talk
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Real Madrid out to boost Spanish lead against Villarreal

MADRID (AP) Free from European duty this week, a well-rested Real Madrid heads into this weekend's Spanish league matches looking to maintain its lead. The 10-time European champions, who hold a four-point lead over Barcelona in the league, host Villarreal on Sunday. Madrid beat Villarreal 4-2 and 3-0 the last two times they played at the Santiago Bernabeu, having lost 4-2 and 3...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Luka Modric may be included in Real Madrid squad against Villarreal this Sunday

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti is contemplating the re-introduction of Luka Modric into his match day squad on Sunday, when his team hosts sixth-place Villarreal. Modric has been sidelined since November after picking up a hip injury on international duty with Croatia. The playmaker recently returned to full training, with the goal of a steady re-introduction to Ancelottiâ...
Via World Soccer Talk
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Real Madrid midfielder Isco flourishing during Luka Modric absence

Real Madrid supporters collectively held their breath when midfielder Luka Modric was ruled out for three to four months after suffering a hip injury on international duty in November. The Croatian was vital to manager Carlo Ancelotti’s side, providing a creative playmaking presence and tactical awareness in the center of the pitch for a team which would go on to win a Copa del...
Via World Soccer Talk
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Luka Modric returns to Real Madrid first team training

Luka Modric returned to first team training today during a condensed session that followed Real Madrid’s 2-0 win over Schalke 04 in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League Round of 16 on Wednesday. Modric has been missing from the squad ever since the Croatia international picked up a hip injury during his country’s Euro 2016 qualifier against Italy in mid-November. The...
Via World Soccer Talk
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric targets Champions League return

Luka Modric hopes to return to Real Madrid's side in mid-February but insists he will not rush his comeback from a thigh injury. Modric injured a thigh muscle during Croatia's Euro 2016 qualifier with Italy in November, and was sent for surgery to repair the problem. The midfielder was expected to be out for three months, and wants to make sure he is fully fit before he returns...
Via Fox Sports
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Real Madrid midfielder Modric ruled out for three months

The Croatian Football Federation (CFF) has confirmed that Real Madrid star Luka Modric will be sidelined for three months with a thigh tear. The 29-year-old midfielder suffered the injury during the first half of Croatia's Euro 2016 qualifier with Italy on Sunday, which ended in a 1-1 draw, but the CFF insists the midfielder will not require surgery. "MRI scans in Madrid showed...
Via Fox Sports
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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