In an age where footballers earn in excess of over Â£100,000, it’s refreshing to see that Luka Modric is still level headed.
The Spurs and Croatian playmaker, who earns around Â£70,000 a week admits that during the current financial climate he is embarrased with rumours about his wages.
He said: ‘I am quite annoyed with all the headlines about my wages. Croatia is in recession, the economic situation is hard and I don’t like it when numbers are being thrown around.’
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