Los Blancos are dealing with a lot of accidents and choice points forward of their Champions League semi-final
Actual Madrid have confirmed that midfielder Fede Valverde has examined constructive for Covid-19.
Valverde was already in self-isolation following a contact with a person constructive for Covid-19, and the Uruguayan has now examined constructive himself.
He’s now set to overlook subsequent week’s Champions League semi-final first leg in opposition to Chelsea, and he’s a doubt for the second leg every week later.
What was mentioned?
“Actual Madrid informs that our participant, Fede Valverde, has examined constructive within the Covid-19 take a look at carried out immediately,” a brief statement from the Liga membership learn.
Which video games will Valverde miss?
Valverde is now set to overlook two Liga video games main as much as Madrid’s first leg in opposition to Chelsea – the match with Cadiz on Wednesday and Saturday’s sport in opposition to Actual Betis.
Following the primary leg in opposition to Chelsea, Madrid will face Osasuna in La Liga on Could 1 adopted by the second leg in opposition to the Blues on Could 5.
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Defender Raphael Varane has supplied Madrid with a lift after testing unfavourable for Covid-19, that means he will likely be out there for the match in opposition to Cadiz. The membership are dealing with a number of different well being points although as they method the enterprise finish of the season.
Toni Kroos and Karim Benzema are each combating minor knocks, with the previous lacking out on the weekend in opposition to Getafe and the latter solely capable of make a substitute look.
Sergio Ramos, in the meantime, remains to be sidelined with a muscle damage along with returning a constructive Covid-19 take a look at final weekend. Dani Carvajal and Lucas Vazquez are additionally nonetheless out with accidents.
Madrid are chasing down a double this time period, at present sitting three factors behind Liga leaders Atletico Madrid.