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Open Thread: November 2, 2020.

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Another issue of the Daily Merengue!

Real Madrid

Hola Madridistas!

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Covid concerns for Real Madrid.

As discussed in the article by Sham Sharpe, several Castilla players and staff have tested positive for Covid-19. Related to this, Marca reported that all the first team tested negative, except of one player that was inconclusive. If this players doesn’t test negative in a second test, which the club will need to submit 6 hours before the match against Inter, the player is not allowed to play, according to UEFA’s Covid-19 protocol.

Updates on the team ahead of Inter.

Marca reported that Real Madrid are optimistic that Vazquez will be able to play against Inter. Carvajal returned to training outside while Nacho is also finishing his recovery outside. Odriozola has already returned to training with the group.

More about transfers.

Marca reported that Real Madrid won’t make any new signings in the upcoming transfer window. However, Jovic and Mariano would be allowed to leave if interesting offers are received.

Bale scores for Tottenham and other results around Europe.

Bale scored the winner with the assist from Reguillon, helping Tottenham secure a 2-1 victory over Brighton. Arsenal beat Manchester United 1-0 to win at Old Trafford for the first time in 14 years. Cristiano Ronaldo is also back with a bang, scoring a brace after coming on as a substitute in a 4-1 win over Spezia. Zlatan continued his incredible form scoring the winner against Udinese and helping Milan stay atop the Serie A.