7. Luka Modric | Height: 5ft 8in

Luka Modric has established himself as a key player for Real Madrid since joining the Spanish giants from Tottenham in 2012.

The Croatia international quickly dispelled fears that he was too slight of build to play Premier League football in 2008 - and is now regarded as one of the world's best midfielders.

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