The technician of the Real Madrid ,Zinedine Zidane revealed on Thursday that one of his footballers had not trained for doubts in a coronavirus test, while showing his conviction of having Eden Hazard on Friday against Alavés.
“Our doctor informed me that the test went wrong and that we are going to repeat the test,” said the Frenchman at the press conference prior to the 34th matchday of the League, in which he seeks to continue maintaining the distance of four points in the top of the table with Barcelona. Finally, Vinicius Junior had a new test and it was negative in Covid-19.
Following La Liga health protocol, players must pass the coronavirus tests before each match. “Sometimes there are mistakes and with us, as always when it is, he cannot train. We repeat the test and this afternoon we will have the result and hopefully it will be with us tomorrowZidane had declared.
Precautions for the coronavirus already keep young striker Luka Jovic away, who is isolated at home after having contact with an acquaintance who has tested positive, although in principle, the player is negative.
For the duel against Alavés, the leader will already suffer the losses of the suspended Sergio Ramos and Dani Carvajal, and the injured Marcelo, who did not train this Thursday. “He has had a small and hopefully it is a very small injury and that is why he has not trained, we will see exactly these days, “Zidane said at a press conference.
Instead, the French coach will have the Belgian Eden Hazard, overcome ankle discomfort for which he was not against Athletic Bilbao on Sunday. “They are only annoyances, it is not a relapse and, in fact, he has trained with us normally and I hope that he will be with us the four games that we have left (league) and then the Champions League game” against Manchester City in the round of 16 return of the continental tournament, Zidane explained.
“He wants to be with us and they are not afraid“Added the white coach, assuring that” the discomfort is normal after a game or strong training and in fact, tomorrow he will be with us. “
This Friday at the Alfredo Di Stefano, the Real Madrid receive the Alaves who struggles not to descend. The white box will go in search of three points that allow her to maintain the advantage of four units over her escort, the. Barcelona, with four days to go. The Catalan team defeated on Wednesday the Spanish in the derby and decreed his descent, but to be champion he will have to wait for the capitalists to stumble at least twice to be able to overcome them in the standings.
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With information from AFP