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Luka Modric is still key for Real Madrid under Zinedine Zidane

Nick Wright
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Last Updated: 23/04/17 11:47am

Luka Modric rarely grabs the headlines but Real Madrid will need him at his best when they face Barcelona live on Sky Sports on Sunday. Nick Wright examines how the understated midfielder remains a key figure in a team full of Galacticos.
Zinedine Zidane tends to hold his cards close to his chest when he speaks to the media, delivering the carefully measured, deadpan answers of a man who doesn't want to give too much away. But when asked what Luka Modric brings to his team during a recent sit-down with Sky Sports at Real Madrid's training ground, he couldn't hide his enthusiasm.
"It's his tranquillity," beamed Zidane. "It's his tranquillity with the ball. I have the best players and we could talk about any of them, but if you ask me about Luka, I have to t…