- Country Croatia
- Birth Name Luka Modric
- Birth Place Zadar
- Famous Name Luka Modric
- Father Stipe Modri?
- Mother Radojka Modri?
- Net Worth $7.5 million
- Salary 6.76 million GBP
- Nationality Croatian
- Ethnicity White
- Currently Married Yes
- Married to Vanja Bosnic (m. 2010)
- Divorce N/A
- Children N/A
Luka Modric is a Croatian professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Real Madrid and captains the Croatia national team. He plays mainly as a central midfielder but also plays as an attacking and defensive midfielder.
Early Life of Luka Modric
Luka Modric was born on September 9, 1985, to Stipe Modric and Radojka Modric in Zadar, SFR Yugoslavia. His childhood was troublesome and he had to leave his home when he was six. He is Croatian by his nationality and there is no any info about his ethnicity. His birth sign is Virgo.
From his early age, he has shown his keen interest towards football, football was in his blood and at the age of 11 he started his youth career with Zadar and played with the team from 1996 to 2001 and later after that he also played for Dinamo Zagreb.
Luka Modric's Professional Career
Modric began his professional career with Dinamo Zagreb and while associated with Dinamo Zagreb he also played as a loan for Zrinjski (2003-2004) and Inter Zapresic (2004-2005). From 2008 to 2012, he played for Tottenham Hotspur and made 13 goals in 127 matches.
The year 2012 was incredible; he gets an opportunity to be a prominent member of Real Madrid Team. Currently, he is the successful player of Real Madrid and is highly praised for his performances.
He made his debut as a Croatian Intl. player against Argentina in March 2006. He has represented Croatia in four major tournaments; the 2006 FIFA World Cup, the 2014 FIFA World Cup and UEFA EURO 2008 and 2012. He has scored his first Internationa goal in a friendly match against Italy. He is the captain of the creation national team in 2018 World Cup, and the vice-captain of the team is Ivan Rakitic.
Personal Life of Luka Modric
Talking about his personal life, it is as perfect as his professional career. Currently 32, Modric is a married man. He has a beautiful wife and cute children too. He dated his present wife, Vanja Bosnic for about half a decade. They started dating each other after 2006 and lastly, they celebrated their wedding in 2010.
He has spent his ten blissful years with his wife. He is loyal to his wife and also does not engage in an extramarital affair. They together have children as a son and daughter. Their son Ivano was born on 6 June 2010 and their daughter Ema was born on 25th of April 2013. He has makes a perfect balance between his professional life and personal life.
He loves his family more than his life and he loves to live a quiet family life. He has never subject to any controversy. Furthermore, there is no any news of his injury. However, he suffered through injuries while playing for Croatia in the Euro 2016 qualifier against Bulgaria on October 10.
Modric's Net Worth and Salary
Luka Modric has an estimated net worth of $9 million in 2018, including all of his properties and earnings. Modric is currently receiving an annual salary of $9 million from his present club Real Madrid. The Net Worth of Luka Modric has seen a hike of 75% over the past few years.
Luka Modric owns few of the best luxury cars in the world. The Car brands owned by Luka Modric include Range Rover and Lexus. His current market value is recorded to be $25 million and he is ranked 120 of the most valuable player.