Luka Modric has disclosed that talks over a new Real Madrid contract are ongoing as he said that progress has been madein talks for him to pen a new contract that will see him extend his stay at the Estadio Santiago Bernebeubeyond this summer. Luka Modric has less than six months on his present Real Madrid contract and it looks like both parties (Luka Modric and Real Madrid) are keen to extend his contract at the Spanish champions. Luka Modric talked about his contract situation recently and confirmed that talks are going well.

Luka Modric spoke about his contract situation shortly before the Spanish Super Cup semi-final clash with Athletic Bilbao as monitored by popular media platform Goal. The Croatian international could not prevent Real Madrid from losing to Athletic Bilbao. The immediate past Spanish Super Cup holders were beaten 2-1 by Bilbao courtesy a brace from ex-Atletico Madrid player Raul Garcia in the first half, while Real Madrid scored their goal through leading goalscorer Karim Benzema. Athletic Bilbao beat Real Madrid in the semis before beating Barcelona in the final to replace Real Madrid as the Spanish Super Cup holders.On the contract situation of Real Madrid skipper Sergio Ramos, Luka Modric said that it is between the Spaniard and the club as he pointed out that the club skipper is his friend and he wants the best for him. Sergio Ramos has the same contract length as Luka Modric as the two players have less than six months to run on their respective contracts. Sergio Ramos has been linked with a lot of clubs ahead of a potential free transfer move away from Real Madrid this summer. Real Madrid are ready to offer him a new contract but reports claimed that it would be on reduced terms.