Essential in the qualification of Real in the semi-final of the Champions League, Luka Modric recalled in a single gesture why he is one of the best midfielders on the planet.
At 36 years old, Luka Modric was once again the author of a huge match during the qualification of Real Madrid against Chelsea (2-3).
Ten minutes from the end of the match, while Three goals lead real, the 2018 Ballon d’Or manages a sumptuous right-footed exterior for Rodrygo, who has just come into play; this goal will change everything.
On the set of BT Sport, former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand remained speechless after this gesture of the Croatian midfielder. “This pass from Luka Modric is why I lost my voice today! That’s illegal.
I was screaming, Luka, Muka, whatever his name was. Phenomenal.” he exclaims. Later that evening, Real’s Twitter account even had fun posting this masterpiece at the Louvre.
Logically elected man of the match, Luka Modric, dedicated his match to the supporters of Casa Blanca. “The supporters show me a lot of love. I always try to reward them by doing well on the pitch.”