Modric also shines defensively
Luka Modric is the Real Madrid player who has the most recoveries in the league. As well as his usual great work in attack, the Croatian also has some excellent data when it comes to defending.
Casemiro (95), Varane (86) and Sergio Ramos (80) complete the top 4 spots.
Modric, who has played 18 league matches, averages 5.78 ball recoveries per match. In addition to his contribution to the recovery work, he also has good numbers in playmaking.
He has 979 passes and boasts an almost 90% success rate. In addition, he has scored three goals and provided one assist in La Liga.