The two gamers examined constructive on Friday morning, Real mentioned in a press release. According to Real, all different gamers and employees who work instantly with the pair had been subsequently examined.
Both the PCR take a look at and the antibody take a look at got here again unfavourable for all, besides Hazard and Casemiro. The two gamers will miss Real Madrid’s La Liga match in opposition to Valencia on Sunday.
“They’re fine. They’re not happy with what happened, but mentally they’re fine, and physically too,” Real coach Zinedine Zidane advised reporters on Saturday.
“Casi has a few symptoms but in this difficult situation they are fine. I left them a message, I will speak to them again later. This is something that can happen, and we must accept it.
“There was nothing particular, they’re accountable individuals, who listen … Obviously, I’d have most well-liked to have them.”
Injury frustration for Hazard
The constructive Covid-19 checks for Hazard and Casemiro additionally guidelines each of them out of enjoying for his or her respective nationwide groups through the upcoming worldwide window as they should go into isolation.
Hazard has struggled with harm since becoming a member of Real from Chelsea in June 2019 for a reported $113 million payment.
He missed the beginning of the season owing to a collection of ankle accidents and had solely lately returned to Real’s crew for the Champions League assembly with Borussia Monchengladbach on October 27, earlier than scoring within the 4-1 La Liga win over Huesca.
However, that was solely the second aim Hazard has scored for Real since his switch from Chelsea.
On Monday, forward of their Champions League match in opposition to Inter Milan in midweek, Real introduced that Brazilian central defender Eder Militao had examined constructive for Covid-19.