A less than two hours to start the Euroleague match between the Real Madrid and Alba Berlin, the white team confirmed in a statement that both the coach, Pablo Laso, like the French base, Thomas Heurtel, had tested positive for covid-19.
Neither of them will be against the German team tonight but the situation is more complicated because this week there is a double day of Euroleague. Neither coach nor player may travel to Milan to play against him. Armani next Thursday or participate in the Endesa League game on Sunday.
They are the first two cases of covid that occur in the Real Madrid this season. Despite vaccinations, the virus continues to circulate and has already hit several competitions such as the Endesa League or the NBA itself in which there have already been postponements of matches.