A man close to Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has contracted coronavirus.
La Sexta reports that the Frenchman learned of the positive result in his entourage when he arrived at the club’s base.
Zidane is at risk of missing the upcoming games against Osasuna in La Liga and Athletic in the Spanish Super Cup.
Although the coach had no contact with the team and was tested according to protocol 48 hours before the game against Osasuna and tested negative for the antigen.
There will be a PCR test result within a day. It is noted that in the event of a negative test, La Liga will decide whether or not to allow him to take part in a game against Osasuna.
Even if the test proves negative, another one may be required three days later. It also depends on when Zidane last came into contact with the infected man.