National player Toni Kroos from the Spanish champions Real Madrid has been infected with the corona virus. According to the royal, a test of the 31-year-old was positive on Monday.
This means that Kroos is missing from the traditional club in the season finale, and the 2014 world champion threatens to miss the start of preparations for the European Championship with the national team on May 28th.
The midfield star had been in isolation since Friday due to direct contact with a person who tested positive for the corona virus. How long it will be out is open.
Real only have theoretical chances of successfully defending their title in La Liga. Before the last matchday, city rivals Atletico lead the table with 83 points ahead of Real (81). The last matchday will take place on Saturday. In the event of a tie, the direct comparison that Real has won counts.
National coach Joachim Löw will nominate his 26-man EM squad on Wednesday (12.30 p.m.). Kroos has secured his place for the pan-European championship. The training camp of the selection of the German Football Association (DFB) in Seefeld / Tyrol starts nine days later.