When he was 6, his grandfather was shot dead. ? His family became refugees, in a war zone. ? He grew up to the sound of grenades exploding. ? Coaches said he was too weak and too shy to play football. ?? And now Luka Modric just led Croatia its 1st ever #WorldCup final.

When he was 6, his grandfather was shot dead. ?

His family became refugees, in a war zone. ?

He grew up to the sound of grenades exploding. ?

Coaches said he was too weak and too shy to play football. ??

And now Luka Modric just led Croatia its 1st ever #WorldCup final.