Croatian midfielder Luka Modric received a commemorative shirt from President Florentino Pérez after reaching 400 games for Real Madrid in the classic, in a “fulfilled” dream that he said he lives daily with “tremendous pride.”
«It is something incredible, a great pride to play 400 games for Real Madrid. It is enormous happiness and tremendous pride. I hope I continue playing more games and see how many I get, “he assured the club’s media.
Modric has already remained in the history of Real Madrid as one of the members of a unique midfield that won four Champions League in five years.
“Everything that has happened to me at Real Madrid since I arrived is something impressive. I never imagined that I was going to achieve everything that I have achieved so far. More than 9 years of dreams and happiness. It is something inexplicable, “he said.
«I have enjoyed it from the moment I arrived and I have fulfilled my dream of playing for Real Madrid. Everything that has come after has been something impressive and that I never imagined. I am happy and grateful for everything that has happened to me in this time and we are going for more, “he added.
In the 400 official matches played with Real Madrid, Modric’s balance is 261 wins, 72 draws and 67 defeats. He has scored 28 goals and received 62 yellow cards for two red cards. He won 17 titles distributed among the four Champions League, four Club World Cups, three European Super Cups, two Leagues, three Spanish Super Cups and one King’s Cup. EFE (HN)