Who's saying what at the World Cup
AFP Sport looks at the best quotes from the second day of the World Cup which produced a thrilling 3-3 draw between Spain and Portugal: "For me the most important thing is to emphasise what the team did against one of the favourites to win this World Cup." -- Cristiano Ronaldo doesn't want to take…
How Super Eagles’ opponents performed in pre-World Cup friendlies
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Accused of fraud, Modric pays 1 million euros
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric, accused of tax fraud, has paid Spanish fiscal authorities close to one million euros, a judicial source said Tuesday.
Modric questioned over alleged false testimony
Croatian prosecutors on Wednesday questioned Real Madrid's Luka Modric over his alleged false testimony at the trial of Dinamo Zagreb's powerful former boss, Zdravko Mamic.
Cup revenge on agenda for Real Madrid, Barca
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Modric questioned in Dinamo Zagreb graft case
Real Madrid midfield star Luka Modric has been questioned by Croatian prosecutors over a multimillion-euro corruption case involving former high-ranking Dinamo Zagreb officials, a report said on Tuesday.