German midfielder Toni Kroos will not be able to help the Real Madrid in the last duel of the season in LaLiga Santander this Saturday against Villarreal after testing positive for coronavirus, as confirmed this Monday by the white team.
“Real Madrid CF communicates that our player Toni Kroos has given positive result in the test COVID-19 made today, “said the Madrid club.
The international was already isolated since last Friday for being a close contact of a positive case and could not participate this Sunday in the match in San Mamés against Athletic Club. His case is similar to that of the Uruguayan Fede Valverde that first he had to be confined for the same reason and days later he tested positive.
In this way, the Real Madrid coach, Zinedine Zidane, He will not be able to count on Kroos for the decisive match this Saturday against Villarreal, in which the current champion plays his options to lift the title for what he needs to win and that Atlético de Madrid does not do it in Valladolid.
Toni Kroos has been in isolation since last Friday, May 14, having been in direct contact with a person who had tested positive for COVID-19.