Pep Guardiola was once dreaming of bringing Luka Modric to Manchester The city, prior to the midfielder committing his longer term to Precise Madrid.
That’s in keeping with Don Balon, who imagine that Pep was once ready to influence the Croatian icon to make the switch to the Etihad, at the side of his contract with Precise Madrid as a result of expire in the summer of 2021.
Despite the fact that Modric is now in his mid-thirties, he remains one of the most best possible midfielders in the world, so signing him without paying a penny, even for the temporary, would have been a very good piece of business.
Unfortunately for the The city boss, Don Balon understand that Modric signalled his objective to stick at the Santiago Bernabeu, hostile to looking for greener pastures in Manchester.
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While rival fanatics may not agree, it will have been quite something to look Modric slot into Pep Guardiola’s midfield, alongside the likes of Ilkay Gundogan, Phil Foden, Kevin De Bruyne and Rodri.
The usual in possession would have been exceptional – in any case, fairly then that Barcelona midfield throughout the early 2010s, a midfield which was once moreover constructed by means of none fairly then Pep Guardiola.