Real Madrid striker, Mariano Diaz has tested positive for COVID-19.
The news about Mariano health status was first announced by Fernando Burgos, Spanish radio reporter, on Twitter, stating that “a Madrid star has gone down with the virus, and is being confined to his home”.
However, Real Madrid FC later confirmed That Mariano Diaz is positive with COVID-19 and is now in isolation at home after missing training on Tuesday, July 28.
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Real Madrid statement read;
“After the COVID-19 tests carried out individually on our first football team yesterday by the Real Madrid Medical Services, our player Mariano has given a positive result.
“The player is in perfect health and complying with the sanitary isolation protocol at home.”
Mariano is said to have returned positive from his holiday trip after the conclusion of the LaLiga season.