The legend of football and the head coach of Real Madrid, 48-year-old Zinedine Zidane, tested positive for coronavirus infection, the team’s press service reported.
The club does not disclose other details, however, most likely, Zidane will not be able to lead the team in the next games.
The French specialist was appointed coach of Real Madrid in 2019, his contract is valid until June 30 next year.
Under the leadership of Zidane, the team won the Champions League three times and became the champion of Spain twice.
At the end of 2017, Zinedine Zidane was named the best coach according to FIFA and France Football magazine.
Currently, Real is in second place in the national championship standings. The club scored 37 points in 18 matches.
In December, it was reported that Zidane might leave Real Madrid at the end of the current season. The reason for this decision was allegedly the coach’s dissatisfaction with the staffing of the team.