Doubts over the ability of Brazilian Marcelo, the club’s left back Real Madrid, To be present in the Manchester City Champions League match.
Real Madrid announced on July 10 that Marcelo suffers from a connective muscle injury and has since been absent from Los Blancos training.
According to the Spanish newspaper “Mundo Deportivo”, it is not yet known whether Marcelo will be able to be in the match.
The newspaper pointed out that Marcelo’s presence in the exercises, which will return, next Tuesday, is still in doubt, and it is not known until now whether he will play against the city, as it will be evaluated during the exercises.
Real Madrid players, tomorrow, Monday, will be tested for Corona Virus “Covid-19” before returning to training on Tuesday (See details).
The City and Real Madrid match will be played on the seventh of August next, at the Al-Ittihad stadium, in the second round of the sixteen.
It is noteworthy that the first leg match between City and Real Madrid, held in February last, ended with the defeat of Los Blancos by Sky Blue, with two goals to one goal.