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Top 5 Luka Modric replacements for Real Madrid

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Marco Verratti

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BOLOGNA, ITALY – SEPTEMBER 02: Marco Verratti of Italy looks on during a Italy training session on September 2, 2019 in Bologna, Italy. (Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)

The Paris Saint-Germain midfielder is, perhaps, not the first name on many people’s minds when it comes to a Modric replacement.

But the Italy international is one of the best out there, and shares common traits with Modric. He’s also a great dribbler, superb passer and often dictates games from the centre of the midfield.

Although PSG rate Verratti very highly, and will likely seek a big fee should Real Madrid come calling in the near future.