Modric Voted As Croatian Best Player Of 2016
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The 31-year-old Croatian played an important role for Real Madrid as they won the 2016 Champions League, European Supercup and Club World Cup trophies.
Modric beat compatriots Ivan Rakitic of Barcelona and Mario Mandzukic of Juventus to the award, winning it for the fifth time in his career.
“This prize means a lot to me, it’s the fifth time I’ve received it and it’s very special for me because it has a great tradition,” he told Real’s official website.
“I want to thank those who voted for me. I have to keep working hard and improving every day. I want to thank those who have helped me to win this award.”