Real Madrid’s players Luka Modric and Marcelo resulted positive for Covid-19, the La Liga club declared on Wednesday.
The pair will now miss Sunday’s league game facing Cadiz. Modric was last seen in Real’s 2-0 derby victory against Atletico on Sunday at Santiago Bernabeu.
With increasing cases of Covid-19 in Europe, football is also being striked. On Monday Spanish club, Valencia vouched four cases, counting their head coach and two players.
In England, the Covid breakout at Tottenham Hotspur made UEFA to postpone their Europa Conference League game facing Rennes last week.
After UEFA, Premier League too postponed the Spurs match at Brighton.
Manchester United’s Premier League fixture at Brentford FC was also postponed on the same ground.