Why did Luka Modric reject lucrative offer from Saudi Arabia? Exploring reasons behind Real Madrid star’s shocking decision

The greatest player that Croatia has ever produced is Luka Modric. The short-height and long hair central midfielder from Zadra has always played a significant role wherever he plays.

Modric also won the 2018 season Ballon d’Or. Certain had enjoyed a very indelible career in the white shirt of Madrid.

However, he fails to win any major trophy with his nation. Although we can’t deny the fact that Modric was always the star for his nation, on whatever the country has achieved till now.

Watching and witnessing his talent Saudi Pro League club offers the Croatian a remunerative deal.

Why did Luka Modric reject lucrative offer from Saudi Arabia? Exploring reasons behind Real Madrid star’s shocking decision

Recently, Luka Modric took his nation to UEFA Nations League, but like previously the Croatians again struggle to find them in the best stage whenever needed. They lose out to Spain and this is the second time when Modric is inadequate to take his nation to glory. 

Luka Modrić

After losing the 2018 World Cup Final to France, this is the second time when Bernabue Warrior again participated in a major international competition final. 

This outstanding and outrageous 37 years old midfielder still has the ability to do something special for his side when at any point in a match. It looks like Modric is thinking about staying and spending some more superlative days in Europe. 

Recently, Modric got a huge offer from Saudi Arabia club al-Hilal. Al-Hilal previously targeted Lionel Messi but as the deal fall down, now they are looking for other alternative European geniuses to add to their rank.

So, they made a lucrative offer for the Real Madrid star. Although this attempt also results in a failure for them. 

Many experts believe that the Real Madrid star wants to extend his stay at the place where he loves to play and this is the reason why he rejects the massive offer for Al-Hilal.

How long has Modric played for Real Madrid?  

Luka joined Madrid from Tottenham in 2012 and spent 11 long years with the club. Reports also suggest that Crotain extends his stay at the club till 2024 summer and will try to win the 15th Champions League title with his dearest club.

The 2018 Ballon d’Or winner joined Santiago Bernabeu after spending some great time on England soil with Tottenham. In the iconic white jersey of Madrid, the Croatian legend played 488 fixtures. 

He scored 37 scored goals and provided 77 assists with the club and turned out to be a major soldier of Madrid. Modric won 23 titles with Madrid that includes 5 Champions League laurels as well. 

Does Modric took the right decision to stay at the club or it will be turned into a blunder for him? Share your views and thoughts with us in the comment box.



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