Luka Modric is the 2018 Ballon d’Or winner. It is a closed case now. He surely did not expect it, nobody else saw it coming too. But what else do we need to know about the Croatian superhero? All in all, here are the 5 things only Luka Modric can do.
5. Only Football and Family can be named hobbies
When you ask some players about their hobbies, watching movies, partying or just traveling. But for the Real Madrid midfielder, life is all about the two Fs – Family and Football.
4. Got chances to be coached by his idol – Zinedine Zidane
Modric’s Instagram: Mister, it was a huge privilege ro work and learn from you! This time you’ll be remembered forever! Grateful for everything and wish you the best! ❤️🙏🏻 Merci Zidane pic.twitter.com/TlVSvBmwdG
— SB (@Realmadridplace) May 31, 2018
Growing up, Luka Modric adored watching Zidane, his future coach, playing. To him, he was an idol. “Zidane was an idol,” the Croatia international confessed. Not every footballer get the chance to be coached by their idols, but Modric is blessed anyway.
3. Lookalike: David Guetta
Do people sometimes confuse you with somebody else who you don’t even know? Have you ever seen a picture of someone who really looks like you? Well, that’s the same case to Luka Modric and the American DJ, David Guetta. Same eye, same hair, and the same size, one can hardly differ Modric from Guetta.