“Real Madrid reports that our player Raphael Varane’s test for COVID-19, conducted this morning, gave a positive result, “ the press service of Real Madrid said.
Earlier, Real Madrid published an application for the first match of the Champions League quarter-finals with Liverpool. Raphael Varane was among the announced players.
The match “Real” – “Liverpool” will occur today, April 6. The match with Liverpool due to injuries will be missed by defenders Sergio Ramos and Dani Carvajal and the midfielder of the Spanish team Eden Hazard. Four days later, Madrid will have to play with Barcelona – most likely, Varan will miss this meeting.
Raphael Varane became a Real Madrid player in 2011, moving from the French Lens for € 10 million. The current agreement of the Frenchman with the Spanish club expires on June 30, 2022.