Luka Modric was awarded the Ballon d'Or this month, but runner-up Cristiano Ronaldo felt he should have won it for a sixth time.
Huesca squandered golden chances to equalise and earn a famous result against Real Madrid and instead succumbed to Gareth Bale's strike.
Luka Modric took the Ballon d'Or prize, but Diego Simeone felt it should have gone to a member of France's World Cup-winning side.
Zinedine Zidane's words in 2016 were key to Luka Modric's surge to the top of world football, the Real Madrid midfielder has said.
Gianluigi Buffon remained coy when asked about Cristiano Ronaldo's decision not to attend the Ballon d'Or.
Real Madrid star Luka Modric wants to see out his career at the Santiago Bernabeu amid links with Inter.
Atletico Madrid star and World Cup winner Antoine Griezmann discussed finishing third behind Luka Modric in the race for the Ballon d'Or.
Luka Modric revelled in his Ballon d'Or success after ending Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo's grip on the award.
Much has changed since Kaka won the 2007 Ballon d'Or before a spell of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo dominance bookended by Luka Modric.
Real Madrid's Champions League glory and Croatia's World Cup final run saw Luka Modric crown a superb career. The Ballon d'Or is his reward.