Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos tests positive for COVID-19 ahead of Champions League clash

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Real Madrid person announced that Sergio Ramos has tested affirmative for COVID-19. Ramos volition self-isolate present and travel the indispensable wellness measures.

Real Madrid skipper  Sergio Ramos. (Reuters Photo)

Real Madrid skipper Sergio Ramos. (Reuters Photo)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Real Madrid person announced that Sergio Ramos has tested affirmative for COVID-19
  • Ramos volition present self-isolate and travel the indispensable wellness measures
  • Ramos was past seen successful the stands astatine the Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano past Saturday

Real Madrid skipper Sergio Ramos has tested affirmative for coronavirus, the La Liga nine said connected Tuesday. Ramos was sidelined with an wounded helium picked up during the past FIFA interruption and was not expected to instrumentality to the squad successful the adjacent fewer days, truthful present helium volition walk immoderate much clip distant from the squad arsenic helium recovers from Covid-19.

He missed the Clasico 2-1 triumph implicit Barcelona connected Saturday and besides the Champions League quarter-finals archetypal limb against Liverpool past week.

His COVID-19 corruption is improbable to halt his instrumentality to action, though it does mean helium volition beryllium kept distant from Real's grooming crushed until helium produces a antagonistic test.

Ramos has played 670 games portion scoring 101 goals for Real since joining from Sevilla successful 2005 but has an uncertain aboriginal with the Spanish champions arsenic his existent declaration expires astatine the extremity of June.

Real person suffered much injuries than immoderate different broadside successful La Liga this season, but their troubles person not affected their signifier lately.

Zinedine Zidane's broadside person won their past six matches successful each competitions and Saturday's triumph implicit Barca took them 1 constituent down leaders Atletico Madrid.