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Luka Modric Shows Magical Touch As He Scores Absolute Worldie Against Scotland

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Luka Modric Shows Magical Touch As He Scores Absolute Worldie Against Scotland

Luka Modric showed he's still got the magic as he produced a stunning individual finish for Croatia against Scotland.

The Euro 2020 Group D decider was poised at 1-1 when Bruno Petkovic delivered a deft touch, then fed the ball to Modric.

Running on to the pass at the edge of the box, the Real Madrid star unleashed an outrageous finish: hitting the ball with the outside of his right boot and curling it into the top corner. Sheer genius.

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The 35-year-old Ballon d'Or winner showed he's still got the class as he put Croatia in pole position to qualify for the last 16.

Ivan Perisic then made the game 3-1 with a towering header off the post as Croatia - inspired by their talisman's strike - began to take control of the tie.

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Earlier in the game Nikola Vlasic had put Croatia into a first-half lead, then Callum McGregor equalised before the break, scoring Scotland's first goal of Euro 2020.

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However the hope of Scotland winning and qualifying for the last 16 was snuffed out by a moment of sheer brilliance from Luka Modric.

Topics: Euro 2020, Croatia, Scotland, Luka Modric

Alex Reid
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