Spurs signing Modric: Man City boss Eriksson wanted me

Luka Modric has revealed Tottenham trumped Manchester City for his signature.

"I got a call from (Vedran) Corluka, my Croatian team-mate and best friend who plays for City," said Modric. "He said that (Sven Goran) Eriksson is shocked that I have signed for Tottenham."

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