La Liga giants Real Madrid have confirmed Raphael Varane has tested positive for Covid-19 ahead of facing Liverpool.
Los Blancos announced the news on Tuesday afternoon, hours before hosting Liverpool in a mighty UEFA Champions League first leg quarter-final battle this evening.
Official Announcement: Raphaël Varane. #RealMadrid— Real Madrid C.F. 🇬🇧🇺🇸 (@realmadriden) April 6, 2021
"Real Madrid C. F. informs that our player Raphaël Varane tested positive in the COVID-19 test he underwent this morning," Los Blancos announced.
As reported here on Futaa last week, Zinedine Zidane’s side will also be without the talismanic Sergio Ramos due to injury.