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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, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"welcome modric iam in plesure" hamad, tanzania around 2 years, 1 month ago

"If you mancs believe the Sun then you are as stupid as I thought you were" Rob, Cambridgeshire around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"modric's trasfer cannot be so straight forward and uncomplicated.I dont believe" vabs, delhi around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"tottenham refused to sell Modric last season,despite many better offers. " FERGIE" keep on dreaming." davieyid66, cheshunt around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"Rubbish, it's an article from the Sun. Still it is fantasy football season!" Steve, Manchester around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"Utd seem so desperate. be lucky to finish 3rd. Modric 38 mil Madrid ..done." denis irwin, ireland around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"To all the dreamers,what do you think Spurs are a frickin' registered charity ?" paxtonroad17, London around 2 years, 1 month ago

"Byline should read- Neil Custis as dictated by old purple nose." tony, shrewsbury around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"You are deluded and live in your own theatre of dreams" amf00769, London around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"Citeh!" Greaves266, London around 2 years, 1 month ago

"Dream on OWB. If the rat is of he will go abroad. Patience is a virtue." edward ciantar, malta around 2 years, 1 month ago

"you r welcome to him; how many goals he got !!!" yid boy, london around 2 years, 1 month ago

"What a load of rubbish! Dream on!" Jim Fish, Woking around 2 years, 1 month ago

"load of bollocks? Story planting by Utd. Need to be dealt with severely" m, e around 2 years, 1 month ago

"Dream on, you bunch of losers." Harry the Poodle, London around 2 years, 1 month ago

"waw good tranfer thanks fergi" sami, addis ababa around 2 years, 1 month ago

"You Mancs are unbelieveable, looks like red nose up to his old tricks." Catcher, London around 2 years, 1 month ago

"Luka will go this summer no doubt! But it will be 40 mil plus. " karl, plymouth around 2 years, 1 month ago

"Utter trash by so called journo's not good enought to go out and find real stories...." Dean, London around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"iam not belive on this until we see the deal is over its me fans" HAMAD, TANZANIA around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"Yet again Man U trying to rip us apart like they did in the past. " Andy D, Hull around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"it's in the sun... it's gotta be right they probably heard it in a phone call!!!" ped, uk around 2 years, 1 month ago

"I repeat, what a load of bollocks ." Ray, London around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"Cut and paste journalism...poor effort. Try becoming a proper journalist." q, London around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"Does anyone believe anything they read in the Sun? If they do, may God help us all!!!" Jeff, London around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"So, yur happy to believe The Sun and be known for posting any old speculative rubbish, are you?" Anon, UK around 2 years, 1 month ago

"Spurs agree £2m fee for Wazza! (see we can all make stuff up doesn't make it true)" AlphaT, Tottenham around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"welcome modric" ismael , nairobi around 2 years, 1 month ago

"bollacks" omar, london around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"This story is untrue." cookiebun, London around 2 years, 1 month 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, 1 month ago

"Dream on" k, here around 2 years, 1 month ago

"Get a grip for Gawd's sake." mendes, Kent around 2 years, 1 month ago

"So you post a decisive headline based on a few comments in the Sun?" Tom M, London around 2 years, 1 month ago

 
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