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Croatian football star Luka Modric says he is "very happy, proud and honoured to be at the biggest club in the world", after signing a five-year contract with Spanish giants Real Madrid on Monday.
The 26-year-old Zadar born midfielder was unveiled at Madrid's Bernabeu stadium after agreeing a deal worth around 30 million GBP.
"I am excited that I am here and can't wait to train and play. I want to win the title with Real, that is my wish and challenge," said Modric, adding that he is looking forward to playing under who he says is the best coach in the world, Jose Mourinho.
Modric now becomes the most expensive footballer in Croatian history and the 4th Croat to play for the "King's" club, after Robert Prosinecki, Davor Suker and Robert Jarni. Modric will wear the number 19 shirt.
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