Modric tribute to sacked Tottenham boss Redknapp

Luka Modric has paid tribute to sacked Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp. Modric's future is now in doubt with Manchester United and Barcelona keen.

Luka Modric has paid tribute to sacked Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp.

Modric's future is now in doubt with Manchester United and Barcelona keen.

The playmaker told the Daily Star Sunday: “He had a great influence on me.

“It was very ­difficult for me in the beginning when I moved from Dinamo Zagreb to England. I needed time to adapt.

“But after two or three months, everything was okay under Harry Redknapp.

“Both he and playing in the Premier League have helped me a lot.”

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