07/09 07:58 CDT The Latest: Madrid forward Vincius to repeat virus test
The Latest: Madrid forward Vincius to repeat virus test
By The Associated Press
The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane says forward Vincius Jnior will need to
have another coronavirus test after an initial test result came out "wrong."
Zidane says "the doctor informed me that the test had come out wrong and we
were going to repeat it."
Zidane says the Brazilian's test was not positive. He says "sometimes there are
errors. It wasn't negative or positive."
Spanish league players have undergone regular testing since the competition
resumed last month.
Some players and staff members at Valencia and Alavs tested positive in March.
They have all recovered. No player has tested positive since the competition
resumed in empty stadiums.
Madrid leads the Spanish league with four games left.
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