Luka Modric who is a Croatian football player was born on 9th September of the year 1985. At present, he plays for the Spanish club Real Madrid as well as the Croatian National Team. He plays mainly as central midfielder but he can also play as attacking midfielder and the winger. He is the native of Zadar, SFR Yugoslavia. He was born as the eldest child to his parents Stipe Modric who is an aeromechanic and Radojka Modric who is a textile worker. In very difficult circumstances, he started to play the football. Supported by his family members, he then managed participating in the few representatives camps as well as train in the NK Zadar.
When he was 16 years old in the year 2002, he signed with the Dinamo Zagreb. After one season with them, he was then loaned out in the following year to Zrinjski Mostar in Premier League of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The next year, he was again loaned out and this time to Inter Zapresic and he spent a season with them. During his time with them, Luka helped the team to achieve the 2nd position in Croatian First League as well as a place in the UEFA Cup. He was also awarded Croatian Football Hope of The Year Award in the year 2004. He then again returned to the Dinamo Zagreb in 2005 and signed a first long term contract with them for ten years.
After goalless first season, he then managed to secure the place in the first team of Dinamo contributing the 7 goals in 31 matches for helping to win the league. Later, he was again transferred to the Tottenham Hotspur on 26th April of the year 2008. He was first of many summer signings for the coach Juande Ramos as well as he was also Premier League’s first summer transfer. After signing a six years deal from the summer of 2008, Tottenham confirmed that total fee paid to him was £16.5 million. He then made his debut for them on 28th July of 2008 in the pre-season friendly against the Norwich City. After two days, he scored the first goal for that club in 1-5 victory against the Leyton Orient. He then signed a deal with Real Madrid for a fee in region of £30 million on 27th August of 2012.
To talk about his personal life biography, Luka is married to his wife Vanja Bosnic. The couple exchanged their vows in May of 2010 in Croatian capital, Zagreb after dating with each other for four years. They also have two children together. Among them, eldest one is a son named Ivano born on 6th June of 2010 and younger one is a daughter named Ema who was born on 25th April of 2013. Apart from that, Luka has now reached at the age of 29. Being born in the month of September, his zodiac sign is Virgo. He stands tall at height of 5 feet and 9 inches and weights 74 kg. During his career till now, he has suffered from multiple injury. Besides that, he can also be followed in different social media such as Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.