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Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane tests positive for coronavirus 24 hours before must-win clash vs Alaves

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REAL MADRID boss Zinedine Zidane has tested positive for coronavirus.

Los Blancos will be without their manager for Saturday's crunch clash against Alaves.

Zinedine Zidane's side are second in the La Liga table

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Zinedine Zidane's side are second in the La Liga table Credit: AFP OR LICENSORS

Real Madrid confirmed the news with a statement on their official website.

It read: "Real Madrid CF announces that our coach Zinedine Zidane has tested positive for COVID-19."

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