Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric injures left knee

MADRID (AP) " Real Madrid says Croatia midfielder Luka Modric has a left-knee injury and will miss Sunday's Spanish league match against Eibar.

Madrid hosts Eibar after three straight draws across all competitions.

Modric played a full match on Tuesday when European champion Madrid drew 2-2 at Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League.

Modric's Croatia travels for its next two World Cup qualifiers. It plays Kosovo on Thursday, and Finland three days later.

This story has been automatically published from the Associated Press wire which uses US spellings

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