By Taiwo Okanlawon
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric, has acknowledged that different Barcelona gamers will mature and fill the void if Lionel Messi exits the membership.
The one time FIFA participant of the 12 months says he believes Barcelona can succeed with out Messi, as Real Madrid needed to do the identical factor after the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo.
Messi has been pushing for an exit from Barcelona, and Modric feels different gamers will mature and fill the void that the Argentine would depart behind.
“It would be a huge loss. Like when Cristiano left. But you can’t think about the past. It’s football and that’s it,” Modric advised AFP.
“If it occurs it will likely be an enormous loss for the status of the league. But we have to go ahead. Other gamers will change into stars.
“When Ronaldo left, the identical factor occurred, the lifetime of Real Madrid went on with out him and it will likely be the identical for Barcelona and La Liga with out Messi.”
Modric who will probably be 35 this September, believes Madrid can declare extra silverware within the 2020-21 season.
“We don’t have a young team but we have an experienced team. We have young players, who will get better. I don’t know if we will buy players but even if it stays like this, we have enough quality,” Modric stated.
“We confirmed it in La Liga and we all know we will do it once more. After the suspension, we got here again so motivated. We missed soccer, we missed profitable video games.
“We had labored so onerous, I feel bodily we have been the very best crew within the league and that’s why we gained it. It was my second La Liga title and I need to win extra.”