Real Madrid duo Sergio Ramos and Luka Modric have jetted off to the United States to join their team-mates.
The Spanish giants are currently in Canada ahead of their match against Paris Saint-Germain in Colombus on Wednesday.
Ramos and Modric are now set to join the squad in Ohio. The duo had been given an extended period of leave following their exertions at Euro 2016 for Spain and Croatia respectively. idane continues to welcome back more of his first team squad as they arrive from their respective extended holidays post summer exertions with their national teams.
The most recent to get back to work are Sergio Ramos and Luka Modric and little time was wasted sharing these photos on their social media account.
Neither side performed as well as they might have hoped at the competition in France. Spain, looking to retain the European Championship, went out at the hands of Italy in the Round of 16.
Croatia, who were considered potential dark horses to win the tournament, also exited in the Round of 16. They lost 1-0 in extra-time to the eventual winners Portugal.
After a period without football, Modric was clearly excited by the prospect of getting back to action for his club.
He wrote on Instagram: ‘Travelling to Ohio, US to meet up the team… Looking forward to it…(sic)’.
Ramos and Modric were both part of the Real side that won the Champions League last season under manager Zinedine Zidane.
They managed to beat fierce rivals Atletico Madrid in a penalty shoot-out after being held to a 1-1 draw in normal time by Diego Simeone’s side.
Real will, however, be hoping to improve on their display in the league last season.
They struggled to match up to eventual La Liga winners Barcelona until Luis Enrique’s side faltered towards the end of the campaign.
Madrid will also take on Chelsea and Bayern Munich as part of their tour of the United States over the next month.
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