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Manchester United agree deal for Spurs ace Modric

by Will Swanson. Published Fri 08 Jun 2012 10:53, last updated: 08/06/12

According to reports Manchester United are close to completing a £25 million deal for Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Luka Modric.

The Sun claims a deal has been reached between the parties involved and that Modric is on his way to Old Trafford.

United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has offered Tottenham a £25 million fee, rising to £30 million based on add-ons.

It is understood that the Croatian has landed a four-year deal worth £26 million and £125,000 a week.

It is believed that the 26-year-old will sign on the dotted line when he returns from Euro 2012.



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"modric is well come to man,utd" tesfay, Ethiopia around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Tiote PLEASE! Modric is also an attacking midfielder like Kagawa! what we need now is a defensive midfielder and Chiek Tiote is the right m" peter Taban, Juba South Sudan around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Why, oh why regurgitate this garbage? It patently is false. There is absolutely no chance of Modric joing man Utd, especially not for £25mil" John, southern Spain around 2 years, 4 months ago

"welcome modric iam in plesure" hamad, tanzania around 2 years, 4 months ago

"If you mancs believe the Sun then you are as stupid as I thought you were" Rob, Cambridgeshire around 2 years, 4 months ago

"lmao @ all the comments bashing united. What did united do? they're being linked to him. They didn't do anything, stop hating!" bobby, manchester around 2 years, 4 months ago

"modric's trasfer cannot be so straight forward and uncomplicated.I dont believe" vabs, delhi around 2 years, 4 months ago

"i think this is a bad move for modric. would be better off in la liga in my opinion as a spurs fan." aaron mcgee, derry around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Just like spurs didnt want to sell carrick or berbatov but they did in the end! Hope utd do get him, even for 40m!" Daz, hastings around 2 years, 4 months ago

"tottenham refused to sell Modric last season,despite many better offers. " FERGIE" keep on dreaming." davieyid66, cheshunt around 2 years, 4 months ago

" As good as Modric is and he is a brilliant player no doubt about that,but 40 million you must be living in fairyland,luka is 27 years old " Aussiehopper, Australia around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Story is BS, but so is going on about last season's offer. He's a year older, with less resale value at the end of a 3 - 4 year contract" timbo59, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"@kellyidtay. Exactly why are you raining down on United when it seems to be a crap story made up by the Sun?" timbo59, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Don't you need two parties to do a deal? Or is this like the sound of one hand clapping?" Marco, New York around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Man U don't make transfers public knowledge until the deal is done. Spurs are a selling club as proven in the past." jim, uk around 2 years, 4 months ago

"I think man utd is the rigth Club for Luka Modric, he needs to play their next season and if he succesfully comes their, I wish him Gud Luck" Maxwell, Nigeria around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Rubbish, it's an article from the Sun. Still it is fantasy football season!" Steve, Manchester around 2 years, 4 months ago

"total crap, modric will go for alot higher., united are full of bull, levy wont sell him.. come on u spurs" kellyidtay, southampton around 2 years, 4 months ago

"The Sun is good for two things, wiping your derriere on and . . . l can't think of another use." PF, Cornwall around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Utd seem so desperate. be lucky to finish 3rd. Modric 38 mil Madrid ..done." denis irwin, ireland around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Bollllllocks ,with UTD,REAL,CITY AND CHELSEA all seriously interested ,the final figure will be 40 million quid and modders will get 200k " HUSEYIN, LONDON around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Levy will try and hold onto Modric. If he goes it will be for nearer 40m than 25m thats for sure!" Jay, England around 2 years, 4 months ago

"this shows the desperation of united, this is not true and if anything would be agreed it would be 40 minimum, and he can go if he wants." nick, london around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Deluded muppet mancs. Great bit of cut and paste journalism. Old Rednose can't afford him so he's just going to make himself look stupid." Rosie47, Tottenham around 2 years, 4 months ago

"To all the dreamers,what do you think Spurs are a frickin' registered charity ?" paxtonroad17, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Byline should read- Neil Custis as dictated by old purple nose." tony, shrewsbury around 2 years, 4 months ago

"he's gone this summer thank god we need players that want to play 4 us not like this money graping *7%* thats all i say." spurs till i die, plymouth around 2 years, 4 months ago

"You are deluded and live in your own theatre of dreams" amf00769, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"spurs fans in total denial,a deal has already been struck and a property in prestbury has been reserved in the name of mr.l.modric!" darren, cheshire around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Citeh!" Greaves266, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Dream on OWB. If the rat is of he will go abroad. Patience is a virtue." edward ciantar, malta around 2 years, 4 months ago

"you r welcome to him; how many goals he got !!!" yid boy, london around 2 years, 4 months ago

"What a load of rubbish! Dream on!" Jim Fish, Woking around 2 years, 4 months ago

"load of bollocks? Story planting by Utd. Need to be dealt with severely" m, e around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Dream on, you bunch of losers." Harry the Poodle, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"waw good tranfer thanks fergi" sami, addis ababa around 2 years, 4 months ago

"You Mancs are unbelieveable, looks like red nose up to his old tricks." Catcher, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Luka will go this summer no doubt! But it will be 40 mil plus. " karl, plymouth around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Utter trash by so called journo's not good enought to go out and find real stories...." Dean, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"utter rubish, if you want real itk on modric levy is negotiating with real madrid. utd have not even made a formal offer yet." barry mitchell, eire around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Its Fergie stirring things up as he always does by getting his press mates to post this story, Modric is not for sale so get used to that fa" Jon, suffolk around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Modric wants champs lge and he is a year older than last year. never worth £40m. £25m will get him and the Sun reporting is bang on. UNITED" UnitedTilIDie, Salford around 2 years, 4 months ago

"iam not belive on this until we see the deal is over its me fans" HAMAD, TANZANIA around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Haha - according to Man Utd's official 'tap-up' vehicle "The Sun". What a ridiculous (and untrue) headline" Davy D, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"The Sun said it so it's true. They also said vote for Cameron and that turned out just great..........." reno, south west around 2 years, 4 months ago

"it is very very true, i from zadar, and the uncle of luka tell how luka dreams of football with Man U. wiki updated current club. you see." Ivan M, Zadar around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Yet again Man U trying to rip us apart like they did in the past. " Andy D, Hull around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Utter rubbish, not a word of truth anywhere. Hewill go for at least 35 mil if Levy has to sell him, wake up wishful thinkers." Gooders, Tottenham around 2 years, 4 months ago

"it's in the sun... it's gotta be right they probably heard it in a phone call!!!" ped, uk around 2 years, 4 months ago

"I repeat, what a load of bollocks ." Ray, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Utd are 2nd rate as the cheap bid suggests. Lauhgable arent you Utd journos welcome at Citeh AAAAAAaaaahhhhhh." nobby nobbs, tottenham around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Cut and paste journalism...poor effort. Try becoming a proper journalist." q, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Can Man U afford him even at £25 Mil ? Can't see the Glazers giving him £100 mil either. Total bollox I say" Dublin Yid, Dublin around 2 years, 4 months ago

"What a load of old bollocks yet again from the Sun. Perhaps Daniel Levy can sue them for false reporting." Ray, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"well if we didn't sell him to chelski for 40 mil why sell to utd for 25mil?? go get a real job for journalism isn't for you!!!!" defoe18, london around 2 years, 4 months ago

"What agreed the fee with yourselves, what a load of old bull, old red nose using his chums in the media, i would rather swansea had him 4 5M" billysboots, stansted around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Does anyone believe anything they read in the Sun? If they do, may God help us all!!!" Jeff, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"You can be sued for these lies. As Dan said we turned down 40m pounds Chelsea offer last year. Shocking!" Mark, South Africa around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Gissa job on your sports desk please? I also live in a make believe world and cant be arsed to get up before noon. Will supply own unicorn." southeastyid, essex around 2 years, 4 months ago

"So, yur happy to believe The Sun and be known for posting any old speculative rubbish, are you?" Anon, UK around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Spurs agree £2m fee for Wazza! (see we can all make stuff up doesn't make it true)" AlphaT, Tottenham around 2 years, 4 months ago

"what a great Signing! United should hav sign him since last season...u'r welkom chap" Usman Idris Kankia, Kaduna, Nigeria around 2 years, 4 months ago

"40m and EVEN the wage the chavs offered was higher so you do the math! Didn t ferguson last week state that 20m is too much? " Lee, Malta around 2 years, 4 months ago

"welcome modric" ismael , nairobi around 2 years, 4 months ago

"bollacks" omar, london around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Dream on Mancs we turned down 40m from the Chavs last year you aint getting him for less a year latter. Lazy journolism and utter crap." Dan Pink, Bedford around 2 years, 4 months ago

"This story is untrue." cookiebun, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

"its aload of crap modric is staying at spurs end of he has 4 years left at spurs so united fuck off" brian, on computer around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Dream on" k, here around 2 years, 4 months ago

"Get a grip for Gawd's sake." mendes, Kent around 2 years, 4 months ago

"So you post a decisive headline based on a few comments in the Sun?" Tom M, London around 2 years, 4 months ago

 
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