Modric topples global greats

Modric topples global greats

Modric topples global greats

Croatia’s midfield magician ends Messi-Ronaldo award monopoly

LONDON – Luka Modric broke a decade of award dominance by Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi by being crowned FIFA’s world player of the year on Monday.

Modric was voted FIFA’s best player in the 2017-18 season after winning the Champions League for a fourth time in five seasons with Real Madrid and leading Croatia to its first World Cup final where it lost to France.

Modric topples global greats

Let’s block ads! (Why?)