Real Madrid forward Mariano has examined positive for the coronavirus, the membership mentioned Tuesday. The announcement got here because the workforce returned to apply forward of its Champions League fit in opposition to Manchester City on August 7. Real Madrid misplaced at house 2-1 within the first leg of the round-of-16 sequence.
Madrid mentioned Mariano used to be in “perfect health condition” and used to be following well being protocols. He used to be confined at his house, the membership mentioned.
The whole Madrid squad used to be examined for COVID-19 on Monday. The gamers have been on a destroy of virtually 10 days after successful the Spanish league name — the membership’s first in 3 years.
The membership mentioned gamers “returned to work under strict health safety guidelines because of the COVID-19 pandemic.”
The 26-year-old Mariano performed just a few suits with Madrid this season. His closing have been in opposition to Getafe within the Spanish league on July 2.