Professional football players have all been on the receiving end of abuse at some point throughout their careers.
Whether it's nasty chants from the crowd or having objects thrown at them, footballers often become the subject of hate from fans.
However, very few professionals can claim to have been spat at.
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When Luka Modric was idly driving home from Real Madrid training recently in his Audi 4x4, he was confronted by two youngsters in the middle of the road.
In the video below, the Croatian midfielder manouvers out of the pair's way only to be spat at in a disgusting attack.
Vile. What's even more shocking is the adult accompanying the youngsters appears to approve of their actions by merely standing there.
Exactly why they decided to spit at Modric remains unknown.
Los Blancos came within a whisker of winning La Liga on Saturday but once again fell second best to Barcelona, who pipped them to top spot by one point.
Modric and co. secured all three points against Deportivo La Coruna thanks to a Cristiano Ronaldo brace but that wasn't to be enough, with Barca recording another 3-0 win over Granada to secure their sixth title in eight years.
Zinedine Zidane's men have another chance at silverware, though, in their Champions League final clash with local rivals Atletico Madrid on May 28.
Beat Diego Simeone's rampant Atleti and Real will claim their 11th European Cup - a wonderful feat.
A summer of many depatures and arrivals now awaits the La Liga giants, with a host of stars due to be shown the exit this summer.
James Rodriguez is one of such individuals, with the Colombian enduring a frustrating second term at the Bernabeu.
And according to Spanish football expert Guillem Balague, Real will look to sell the attacking midfielder this summer.
He said: "Basically, Real will be willing to sell him.
"Zidane has lost faith in him, Florentino Perez has lost faith in him, but they want to recover some of the money they spent on him."
Raphael Varane is another rumoured with a move away. Manchester United are reportedly interested and lining up a £25 million bid to lure him to Old Trafford this summer.
With regards to arrivals, France Football reports that Real are considering a summer pursuit of Leicester City star Riyad Mahrez amidst doubt over Ronaldo's future.
The Armenian has been spectacular throughout the Foxes' Premier League title-winning season and attracted interest from across Europe, including Arsenal and Barcelona.