Luka Modrić

How football reacted to Modric breaking Ronaldo & Messi’s Ballon d'Or duopoly

1:34 AM WAT 04/12/2018
Luka Modric - Croatia
The 33-year-old became the first man other than Ronaldo or Messi to win the prize since Kaka in 2007

Football fans took to social media to react to Luka Modric winning the 2018 Ballon d’Or on Monday evening.

The Croat beat off competition from the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Antoine Griezmann and Lionel Messi to be named the winner of prize.

And as expected, fans took to Twitter to salute the Real Madrid star who won the Champions League and helped Croatia finish second at the World Cup in the season under review.