Independiente continues to add casualties for the Avellaneda Classic against Racing. Lucas Romero had to withdraw from practice due to muscle pain and is tested positive for Covid-19.
In this way, Rojo loses one of its key pieces in the midfield to face La Academia next Saturday at the Avellaneda Cylinder.
The coronavirus outbreak in Independiente occurred after the meeting with Talleres over the weekend, when the goalkeeper Sebastián Sosa played still feeling pain as he revealed in an interview.
The case that worries the most is that of the coach, Julio César Falcioni, since he is an irrigation patient but the DT feels well, has no symptoms and is isolated to continue to be closely monitored.
The rest of the players that Red will not be able to count on for the match against Racing are: Nicolás Messiniti, Domingo Blanco, Ezequiel Muñoz, Diego Segovia, Patricio Ostachuk, Federico Rotela, Juan Pachini, all of these with positive results. Meanwhile, Thomás Ortega and Gonzalo Asís presented symptoms and are awaiting confirmation. .