Modric`s injury takes Madrid`s list of injured players up to eight ahead of Saturday`s game at home to Levante, while Gareth Bale is also suspended after getting sent off in last week`s 2-2 draw at Villarreal.Sep 12, 2019, 19:25 PM IST
Ronaldo has won the FIFA Best Men`s Player award two times and the Portugal striker will be looking to reclaim the award from the last time winner Croatia`s Luka Modric.Aug 01, 2019, 11:53 AM IST
Ronaldo, the European champions' all-time top scorer, left in July to join Juventus and Madrid signed young attackers Vinicius Junior and Mariano Diaz.Mar 05, 2019, 15:43 PM IST
The comment comes amid reports stating that Modric is likely to make a move to Serie A side Inter Milan.Dec 04, 2018, 15:56 PM IST
Croatia and Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric was previously player of the tournament after his national side finished second best in the FIFA World Cup.Dec 04, 2018, 08:59 AM IST
A Croatian appeals court rejected a request by prosecutors to have charges reinstated against the Croatian international midfielder that had been thrown out by a lower court.Dec 04, 2018, 00:14 AM IST
Zidane stepped down as coach after leading the club to three consecutive Champions League titles, while Ronaldo ended his nine-year association with Madrid when he joined Juventus in July.Oct 16, 2018, 16:52 PM IST
Football: Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric still working towards peak fitness after draining season
Modric played a major role in Croatia`s run to the World Cup final in Russia, where they were beaten by FranceSep 28, 2018, 17:00 PM IST
The contest will be all the more interesting considering the surprise omission of Argentinian striker Lionel Messi who has been a part of the nominees since 2006.Sep 24, 2018, 14:21 PM IST
Spain on Tuesday handed World Cup runners-up Croatia their biggest ever defeat after a 6-0 rout in the Nations League group match in Elche, Spain.Sep 12, 2018, 14:24 PM IST
Former Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane, France coach Didier Deschamps and Croatia`s Zlatko Dalic were on the shortlist for coach of the year award.Sep 03, 2018, 23:11 PM IST
Celebrating Modric's performance, Amul cooperative's official Twitter handle shared a wonderful cartoon captioning '#Amul Topical: Croatian captain wins Golden Ball, best player of FIFA 2018!' and it is too cute to miss.Jul 19, 2018, 22:53 PM IST
With a population of just over four million, Croatia punched considerably above their weight to reach the final, going down gallantly at Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium.
Jul 16, 2018, 18:50 PM IST
With four hours to go until kickoff Croatian fans in the centre of Moscow appeared to out-number their more low-key French counterparts.
Jul 15, 2018, 18:06 PM IST
Key head-to-head matchups that could decide Sunday’s World Cup final between France and Croatia:Jul 15, 2018, 11:08 AM IST
Croatia’s road to Sunday’s World Cup final, where they will play France for a chance to lift the trophy for the first time:Jul 15, 2018, 10:22 AM IST
Mario Mandzukic scored in the 109th minute as Croatia came from behind to beat England 2-1 after extra time on Wednesday and reach their first World Cup final, where they will face France on Sunday, and send the Balkan nation into raptures.Jul 14, 2018, 22:13 PM IST
While Modric may be a worthy contender for Footballer of the Year, his team`s quick switch in tactics during their World Cup semi-final against England shows that danger lurks around every corner playing against this Croatia squad.Jul 13, 2018, 14:47 PM IST
England looked on course to book a spot in the title clash but Croatia equalised in the 68th minute to send the match into extra time. In the end, Mario Mandzukic's netted one at extra time to seal the match for Croatia.Jul 11, 2018, 23:14 PM IST
England qualified for the semi-final for the first time since 1990 while Croatia, on the other hand, appear in their second-ever World Cup last four game.
Jul 10, 2018, 18:24 PM IST