I'm off and this time it's for Real: Spurs ace Modric eyes Madrid over United and PSG
09:24 GMT, 24 June 2012
Luka Modric says he is ready to leave Tottenham with Real Madrid his preferred destination.
Both Manchester United and Paris St-Germain have been chasing Modric in the past, but it seems the Croatian has set his heart on working for Jose Mourinho at the La Liga champions.
Modric will tell managerless Spurs next week he wants to quit the club. The diminutive playmaker, 26, wanted to leave the club last summer amid interest from Chelsea.
Set to wave goodbye: Luka Modric wants to join Real Madrid
Now, with the chance to earn more
money elsewhere together with his desire to play Champions League
football he has decided it's time to quit White Hart Lane.
On the run: Modric will end his spell at White Hart Lane this summer
Real Madrid are prepared to pay
Tottenham 30million for Luka Modric after coach Jose Mourinho has told
the club to press ahead with an offer.
Spurs have already started preparing
for life without Modric by attempting to snatch Gylfi Sigurdsson ahead
of Liverpool and Swansea.