The Real Madrid player Raphael varane will be out this Wednesday in the second leg of the semifinals of the Champions League before him Chelsea due to an injury to the right abductor muscles, as reported by the white club’s medical services.
“After the tests carried out today on our player Raphael Varane by Real Madrid’s medical services, he was diagnosed with a injury to the right abductor muscles. Pending evolution “, reports the medical part of the merengue entity.
Varane, who returned to activity on April 21 against Cádiz after overcoming the coronavirus, has played four games since then, three in the League and one in the Champions League, the first leg of the semifinals against Chelsea. Now he is added to the list of casualties of Zinedine Zidane for the crucial date on Wednesday.
The French defender joins the list they make up Dani Carvajal and Lucas Vázquez. Who will be presumably is the captain Sergio Ramos, who did not play last Saturday but is already training normally with the rest of his teammates, in the same way as the French side Ferland Mendy.
Waiting for Valverde
The Uruguayan midfielder of Real Madrid Faith Valverde He was absent again from training in the sports city, remains at home after overcoming the coronavirus and underwent a new PCR on Monday morning, the result of which will determine if he can join the expedition that will travel to London to face Chelsea in the semifinals of the Champions League.
Zinedine Zidane delay the call for the second leg of the European semifinals until the result of the last test that has been carried out Faith Valverde, as reported to Efe white club sources.
Although it was expected that Valverde would already be one more in the training that Real Madrid has completed in his sports city this Monday, the Uruguayan stay at home and a new PCR had to be performed. If the result is negative, he would be at Zidane’s disposal to be summoned and travel to London.
Chelsea referee – R. Madrid
The Italian Daniele Orsato is the referee appointed by UEFA to direct the match between Chelsea and Real Madrid, this Wednesday at Stamford Bridge, corresponding to the return leg of the Champions League semi-finals (1-1). International since 2010, Orsato directed this season, on March 17, the match between Chelsea and the Atlético de Madrid (2-0).
Orsato is helped in the bands by his compatriots Alessandro Giallatini and Fabiano Preti, while in the VAR will be the also Italian Massimiliano Irrati.