Real Madrid has been dealt with a huge blow as defender, Rafael Varane has returned a positive covid-19 test.
This means that, the French player will miss Real Madrid’s crucial games against Liverpool in the Champions League on Tuesday, April 6.
And also miss their El Classico game against Barcelona on Saturday.
Just after 1pm local time in Spain, Real Madrid announced that their French defender had tested positive for the coronavirus.
He will now have to be isolated for a number of days and will miss these two huge games.
With Sergio Ramos already ruled out through injury, it is expected that Nacho and Militao will take their places at the heart of the defence.