Real Madrid striker Luka Jovic has tested positive for coronavirus, the club have confirmed. The footballer had been away on international duty with Serbia and he will now be unavailable for Madrid’s La Liga match at Villarreal.
Real Madrid forward Luka Jovic has tested positive for coronavirus on Friday morning, his club have confirmed in a short statement.
The Serbian is latest player to catch the virus after Casemiro, Eden Hazard and Militao. The news comes ahead of a big week for ‘Los Blancos’ as they travel to Villarreal in La Liga and then to Inter Milan in the Champions League.
Jovic had been away on international duty and was involved in Serbia’s vital Euro 2020 qualifier with Scotland last week. Luka Jovic scored in the 90th minute to force extra time, but his side lost on penalties.