Atletico Madrid has confirmed that Lucas Torreira will be quarantined due to a positive Covid-19 test.
After Atletico performed a PCR test at the club site, it was announced that Lucas Torreira had contracted the Covid-19 virus.
The club also announced that the Uruguayan midfielder, who is currently on loan from Arsenal, is in good physical condition but will have to quarantine.
The news of Torreira's infection has been reported, while his compatriot Luis Suarez has also been infected with the virus.
The Covid-19 virus has spread to Uruguay training camp, and the players present have contracted the disease. Thus, both players will be absent for Saturday's match against Barcelona in La Liga. The 24-year-old Torreira has made seven appearances for Atletico, having played two games from the start.