Tottenham announce Modric sale to Real Madrid

Tottenham have announced the sale of Luka Modric to Real Madrid. The Croatia playmaker has made 160 appearances for Spurs, scoring 17 goals, and moves for a fee reported to be £33million.

Tottenham have announced the sale of Luka Modric to Real Madrid.

The Croatia playmaker has made 160 appearances for Spurs, scoring 17 goals, and moves for a fee reported to be £33million.

The transfer is subject to a medical with Modric due to sign a five-year contract.

"Luka has been a terrific player for us," said Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy, who also revealed the clubs have agreed a new partnership that will see them work together in respect of players, coaches and commercial relationships.

He added: "While we preferred not to part with Luka, we are pleased that it is to Real Madrid, a club with which we now look forward to sharing a long and productive partnership."

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