Before the match against Inter Milan, Luka Modric met with journalists. Along with Zinedine Zidane he talked about the future at Real Madrid.
Journalists asked Luka questions about his futuristic decision. Luka Modric said that he wants to stay at Real Madrid. Los Blancos midfielder noted that he is still helping the club in many big matches. Midfielder said that Zidane believes in him, so he wants to stay at Real Madrid. Croatian is happy with living in Madrid and hopes that Management will give him a chance to retire in Madrid. Luka was close to joining Inter Milan. Two years ago Luka Modric was ready to sign a contract with Conte’s team. Keep in mind that there are many Croatian players, so Luka wanted to join Inter. In the end he stayed in Madrid and now he is happy with the decision. This season, Luka even scored against Barcelona at Nou Camp.
Inconsistency in Madrid
Luka Modric talked about inconsistency. Croatian said that Real Madrid lack a bit of everything. There could be a lack of concentration, scoring goals, targeting, working hard, etc.
The Croatian player said that the biggest problem is injuries and covid outbreak. Keep in mind that Real Madrid already had three players in self-isolation. Hazard, Casemiro and Militao were positive for covid. It took like 3 weeks for them to fully recover. Along with covid outbreak, injuries could be an issue. Sergio Ramos, Karim Benzema and many others are injured and can’t help the team. Luka said that he is not blaming everything on injuries and covid but it has a big impact on results. Modric believes that soon everything will be back to normal. He hopes that Real Madrid players will be healthy again and can play together.