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Injured in the hamstring against Girona, Luka Modric will miss the next meetings of the Merengue and would even be uncertain for the semi-final first leg of the Champions League against Manchester City.
A huge blow for Real, which comes at the worst time since the Merengue will successively face Sociedad in the league, then Osasuna in the first leg of the Copa del Rey, before receiving the ogre citizen in C1. The absence of Modric for at least 2 of these 3 shocks seems very detrimental to Real… Obviously, not for all
The misfortune of some is the happiness of others
In effect, Mundo Deportivo reports that Dani Ceballos seems to be rather enjoying the situation. According to him, this injury will be an opportunity for him to prove his worth Simple sign of exacerbated optimism or borderline statement vis-à-vis a teammate… You are free to judge:
“It’s a shame Modrić’s injury but there is one more place in the midfield and I hope I can play in these next games. It would be great for me”
The Spanish midfielder also analyzed the performance of his team, and said he was ready to chain the matches:
“We were very good offensively. It was difficult to play with few touches, but we gave rhythm to the game. I feel very good and I can’t wait to bring energy to the team. The confidence level of my teammates and the coach is very high and I think that’s where I can give my best.”
To sum up
Injured in the hamstring against Girona, Luka Modric will miss the next meetings of the merengues and would even be uncertain for the semi-final first leg of the Champions League against Manchester City. For his part, Dani Ceballos seems to be rather enjoying the situation.