Hard blow for Real Madrid before the Super Final

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Defender Dani Carvajal has been confirmed to be absent from Real Madrid’s ranks for tomorrow’s scheduled game against Athletic Bilbao in the Saudi capital Riyadh in the Spanish Super Cup final after being infected by the new Corona virus.

Carvajal was mainly involved in the match that Real Madrid won against Barcelona 3/2 yesterday, Wednesday, in the Super Cup semi-final at the King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh, but he will not take part in the final scheduled for the same stadium. Sunday night.

And Real Madrid, the leaders of the Spanish League, announced today, Friday, that tests revealed that Spain international Carvajal was infected with the Corona virus.

Lucas Vazquez had replaced Carvajal when he was substituted in the Barcelona game, which was decided by Federico Valverde’s 3-2 winner in extra time.

Supercopa holders Athletic Bilbao qualified for the final by beating Atletico Madrid 2-1 yesterday (Thursday) in the second game of the semi-finals.

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