Luka Modric

Tax office demands El Mundo documents on football tax fraud

The Spanish tax administration has requested from the Unidad Editorial, S.A., a Spanish publishing group that publishes El Mundo, all documents concerning 37 football players, including Croatia's Luka Modric, and sports officials who are under investigation for tax evasion after El Mundo recently broke the news that they were suspected of murky tax affairs.

Croatian footballer under investigation for tax evasion in Spain

Since joining Real Madrid in August 2012, Modric and his wife used the company in Luxembourg to charge for commercials and other sponsorship activities.

Real Madrid extend contract of playmaker Modric

Real Madrid have extended the contract of veteran Croatian playmaker Luka Modric until 2020, the European champions said on Tuesday. 

Real Madrid's Modric undergoes surgery on his left knee

Real Madrid playmaker Luka Modric on Sunday underwent arthroscopic surgery to clean up his left knee, the European champions said.

Handsome wins for Madrid teams Real and Atletico

Real Madrid cruised to the top of the Spanish Liga on Saturday with a 5-2 home slaughter of feeble Osasuna, straight after neighbours Atletico had prevailed 4-0 at Celta Vigo for their first win of the season.

Real Madrid begin with 3-0 win at Real Sociedad

Real Madrid begin their Spanish league campaign with an authoritative 3-0 win at Real Sociedad, with a brace from Gareth Bale and a handsome goal from youngster Marco Asensio.

Anger as Pedro threatens to quit Euro 2016, Modric doubt for Croatia

Spain's buildup to their Euro 2016 Group D game with Croatia on Tuesday has been clouded by winger Pedro threatening to quit the squad and drawing the ire of coach Vicente Del Bosque.

Modric the key as Croatia show their class against Turkey

Luka Modric scored the winner but also had a key interception in defence - highlighting the class of Croatia who could go a long way at Euro 2016 after an opening 1-0 win against Turkey.

Late Modric winner keeps Real Madrid in Spanish title race

Real Madrid stayed in the Spanish title race with a late 2-1 win at lowly Granada Sunday, thanks to a winner just five minutes from time from Luka Modric.