Matteo Kovacic set to sign on loan from Real Madrid

Matteo Kovacic set to sign on loan from Real Madrid

Matteo Kovacic set to sign on loan from Real Madrid

He also won the best player award (Golden Ball winner) of the competition.

Despite the rumors gaining traction to the contrary, Real Madrid manager Julen Lopetegui is adamant that the La Liga giants will not lose either Luka Modric or Mateo Kovacic Spanish media outlet Mundo Deportivo report.

Inter Milan made contact with Modric's agents over a possible move, according to Sky in Italy, but Real president Florentino Perez says anyone wishing to sign the midfielder must pay his £668m buy-out clause.

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But it has been claimed that Modric wants out of the Bernabeu outfit with the terms on offer with Inter dwarfing what he is now paid at Real - AS suggesting he would be paid €3.5m (£3.1m) a year extra.

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"The president [Florentino Perez] was clear and unequivocal", Lopetegui said.

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The 30-year-old finalised his move to the Italian giants after completing his medical at the club on Thursday morning. I renewed in November and may be able to do it again soon.

Luka Modric is now 32 years old the Los Blancos are looking for a midfielder who can replace him in their starting line up. He'll be happy with the proposal he receives here.

Il Giornale are reporting that Florentina Perez is happy to let one of his star players leave the Bernabeu this summer in something of a shock story. If I have spoken with Modric, I speak with my players when I decide to, but it's private.

The winger said: "We are calm, we have him and I have no doubt that he will continue here. That's how I feel but I'm not inside his head".

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