For this reason, Modric is fueling a crisis at Real Madrid, according to press reports that revealed a crisis threatening the future of Croatian player Luka Modric, 37, a Real Madrid midfielder in the Spanish league and captain of the Croatian national team.
Luka Modrić plays as a central midfielder but he can also play as an attacking or defensive midfielder and Modrić is one of the best midfielders of his generation and the greatest Croatian footballer in history as Luka won the FIFA World Player of the Year award. in September 2018.
Modric has made 23 appearances for Real Madrid this season, scoring 5 goals and providing 2 assists, to lead his country, Croatia, to third place at the World Cup in Qatar 22.
Modric fuels crisis at Real Madrid for this reason
The Spanish network Relevo has revealed that the reason behind the threats to Modric’s future at Real Madrid is Modric’s low level after his return from the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, which jeopardizes the player’s future at the Royal Club.
She added: “There are growing doubts within the royal family, led by Florentino Pérez, about the possibility of granting him a new contract that expires at the end of the current season.”
She indicated that the Royal Club values the player and will work to have a session with him to hear his point of view and determine his final position in the team.
Journalist Ramon Alvarez de Mont, who works for the Spanish newspaper Marca, has indicated that Modric’s position at Real Madrid is still precarious.
He added that the player is living in anticipation of his future in the royal shirt, in light of the slowness on the part of the royal administration regarding the renewal of his contract for another season, with Luka Modric’s contract expiring in 6 months in the summer of 2023.