A professional Croatian football player who plays for the Spanish club Real Madrid mostly as a central mid-fielder and also plays for the Croatia's national football team.Early Life (Childhood)
Due to the Croatian War of Independence, his family was forced to flee the area and had to become refugee. In 2002, he signed a contract with Dinamo Zagreb where he spent a season in the youth team, at that time he was only 16 years old.Interesting Facts
He has participated in four major tournaments; 2006 FIFA World Cup, 2014 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2008 and 2012. In Premier Leagues, he became Tottenham’s record signing and the key player in their midfield.Personal Life
He is married to Vanja Bosnic Modric. They are often spotted together in any kind of event or outings. They also have two children Ivano and Ema.Achievement
In 2004,Croatian Football Hope of the Year award was given to him. He was named the best player in the Bosnian First Division at the age of 18. His net worth income is £34 Million.Rumor
He is likely to get transfer to Manchester United's squad this season.