Barca praise Real Madrid star Modric after his presentation

Barcelona heaped praises on Real Madrid star Luka Madrid after presenting the Ballon d’Or prize to Lionel Messi on Monday night.The new rule saw Modric who was the previous winner of the award present the award to the new winner.The Real Madrid midfielder, a year after winning the award himself, traveled to Paris to present the award to the Argentine.

Modric’s sportsmanship has earned praise from Barcelona.”Sports and football are not just about winning, they’re also about respect for your teammates and rivals,” Modric tweeted.The Catalan club responded to the Croatian midfielder, labeling him “a true gentlemen”.

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