Son the horn. Faith Valverde stand before him Chelsea after giving negative in the last coronavirus test. The Uruguayan player travels to London with the rest of the team despite not having trained with the team in recent weeks.
He has not played for five games now, four in the League and one in the Champions League, and all that time without training with the group. Despite everything, it has been waited at the last minute to be able to count on a footballer who will be fundamental in Stamford Bridge.
Valverde already celebrated his last-minute call from the plane with a tweet: “Now yeah. LET’S GO! #HalaMadrid” and a photo of him in Barajas. A negative that the Uruguayan was looking forward to in order to help the team in the most important game of the season.
Since last April 18, Valverde has not been part of the team’s dynamics. So he was kept isolated as a precaution, for being a contact of a positive for coronavirus. Finally the charra tested positive and, until this very Tuesday morning, he has not obtained the necessary negative to play again.
His presence changes, and a lot, Zidane’s plans. You can now inventory more, since the presence of Fede allows him to place him in right winger, fourth midfielder and even as a forward player to take advantage of his strength and speed, on the opposite side of Hazard the Vinicius.
His girlfriend Mina Bonino was happy on social networks once Fede Valverde’s negative was confirmed: “Faith and much love,” he wrote.