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Modric thrilled to win Supercopa on Real Madrid debut

Luka Modric made a winning debut for Real Madrid in their Supercopa victory over Barcelona last night.

The former Tottenham midfielder was an 83rd minute substitute in the 2-1 second-leg win.

"I am very happy. I know I could not start," he acknowledged. "I thank the fans for the love you have given me. I understood my new teammates very easily.

"I know the expectations are high for this team. Now I work very hard to help this team. I have not been nervous.

"I noticed that Spanish football is more technical than the English."

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