Real Madrid’s Modric confirms his availability for the “most important game of the season” against Manchester City

Madrid: Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric said the match in schedule Wednesday against Manchester City, in England, in the second leg of the Champions League semi-finals, is the most important match of the season. A few days after Real Madrid won the Scudetto in his favor, the focus shifts to the Champions League, where Real Madrid are looking to tip the scales against their English rival, after the first leg ended with Manchester City winning 4/3. “The atmosphere in the locker room is very good,” Modric said during a press conference on Tuesday. We await the showdown. And we know what we have to do, because this is the most important match of the season. We have to play our best matches. “” We have great confidence in the fight to return, “he added. We know we didn’t give our best in the first game, but we scored three goals. We have to do better tomorrow and I’m sure we will. We have. the quality and the character for this . together with the history of this club”. 36-year-old Croatian international Modric has won the Champions League four times with Real Madrid, holder of the record by number of Champions League titles with 13 titles. As for Manchester City, runner-up last season in Champions League, he had never won the European title. “Tomorrow will be four years since our last win in Champions League, but this is another game, so we have to forget about it and focus, “Modric said. He added:” What we have to do is enter in I play with a lot of confidence and character, a lot of energy and enthusiasm. We have to prove that we are Real Madrid, the best team in the world. We have to bring the fans in game from the start, putting in scene a good show “. (dpa)