Ukrainian Andriy Lunin tested negative for coronavirus this Friday and joins the list of recovered from the Real Madrid, which already has only the Spaniards Marco Asensio and Isco Alarcón on sick leave due to COVID-19 in an outbreak that began eleven days ago in the ‘white’ club.
The goalkeeper joins the recovered Marcelo, Modric, Rodrygo, Alaba, Bale and Davide Ancelotti, Carlo’s son and first assistant, whose good health was confirmed in the last 48 hours.
Thus, Ancelotti still has the losses of Asensio and Isco for COVID-19 and that of the injured Dani Carvajal and Dani Ceballos. The four are expected to be recovered for the return to work after the Christmas holidays that the club scheduled for next Wednesday, December 29.
The Real Madrid It is gradually putting an end to the outbreak that has suffered since Monday of last week and that also affects the basketball section with up to eight cases: Vincent Poirier, Fabien Causeur, Thomas Heurtel, Anthony Randolph, Guerschon Yabusele, Juan Núñez, Adam Hanga and coach Pablo Laso.
It could debut in the season
The Ukrainian is certain that Ancelotti will start him in the round of 32 match of the King’s Cup, on January 5. Exactly the same as last year and that ended with the elimination of the Whites in extra time (2-1).
Lunin he played a good game and it was his official debut with him Real Madrid. After that, he couldn’t get any more chances due to the great form of Thibaut Courtois.
Victory despite casualties
The Real Madrid closed the year 2021 with a triumph of bells in his visit to the Athletic club (1-2), an early match of matchday 21 in the Santander League, thanks to an early double by Karim Benzema that made forget all the difficulties of the white box, which faced the duel with up to eight casualties between injured and positive for COVID.
Carlo Ancelotti’s team not only took the three points from a difficult scenario, but also solidified their leadership status in a fantastic week after the draw between Sevilla and Barça; and Atlético’s previous defeat in their match against Granada. The Madrid begins to run out of suitors to a title that is quite decanted.
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