Modric is not pursuing awards

Modric is not pursuing awards

The Croatian halfback of Real Madrid Luka Modric claimed in an interview that he is indifferent about being in the three contenders for the title of the best player of the year. Apart from the World Cup finalist, the forwards Mohamed Salah and Cristiano Ronaldo also keep going after the award.

This year Luka Modric was noted both at the club and international level, having won third in a row Champion League Cup and advancing to the world cup final, where his national team of Croatia lost to France. 2:4. According to the results of the Mondial, the footballer received Ballon D’Or, as the best player of the tournament, however, it’s not the end of possible awards for Modric.

However, the player himself does not focus on the FIFA prize,

“I am not the one making decisions, everything depends on other people. If I win, that’s great, but otherwise I don’t care. I am not worried about that. The main thing for me is my team, that is all.”

It should be noted that this summer the Croat according to the Spanish and Italian media packed his suitcase for a transfer to Inter. However, the transfer broke down due to the categorical mood of the President of Los Blancos Florentino Perez, who refused to let go of the central midfielder.

At the same time, Modric’s partner in the national team and opponent in the Spanish championship Ivan Rakitic erupted with words of support for the halfback mitigating the merits of Lionel Messi, his partner in the club. Barcelona’s Croatian halfback claims that this year Luka outplayed his competitors and even the Argentine striker of Barcelona understands that who did not into the three.

“…this year was actually the year of Luka. I think Leo and everyone else understand that. Modric deserves all the awards.”

In the latest match of the Nations League the Croatia national team lost miserably to Spain, 0:6, and occupies the last position in group A4 ahead of which are La Furia Roja and the national team of England. Modric himself played the whole match with captain armband.