Modric: La Liga is our Priority this Year

Modric: La Liga is our Priority this Year


Luka Modric is being one the best players in Real Madrid in the beginning of the season. The Croatian midfielder is a key player for this squad and yesterday he played a great match scoring a beautiful goal. He was substituted in the minute 63 thinking in the Champions League match against Sporting Lisbon. Modric spoke about the feelings Real Madrid is having, where he wants to retire, the FIFA ban and the goals Real Madrid have for this season.

When the journalists asked him about the match of yesterday against Osasuna the Croatian player answered “We played a good match and we scored five goals. At the end we relaxed a bit, but it’s normal. The temperature in the field was very high, but in the end we did good game and we’re happy with the win. We must continue”. Modric said.

Real Madrid supporters applauded when the Croatian midfielder left the field in the mintue 63. Modric was very happy for this and he affirmed: “I want to thank the fans for the affection they have with me. I´m very happy about this. I will give everything I have in this field for the team every time I play“, Modric explained.

The journalist asked him if he wants to retire in Madrid: “Everyone wants to retire at Real Madrid. It is the best team in the world. I have said it many time that’s why is my dream. We´ll see what happens.”

Modric didn’t want to talk about the ban of FIFA Real Madrid received: “I don´t want to talk about this, but I think Real Madrid can survive with the squad we have right now, we have a very complete team”, Modric said.

When Modric was asked about the objectives for this year he aswered: “Real Madrid always want to win the Champions League but for many years we did not win La Liga. So this year is our priority. We will try to do everything to win it. We want to focus on the league, more than in other competitions, it´s my opinion”, Modric explained.