Real Madrid striker Mariano has tested positive for Covid-19, the club confirmed on Tuesday. A statement said the Mariano was in perfect health condition and “complying with the sanitary isolation protocol at home”. Mariano was an unused substitute for Real Madrid’s last match – a 2-2 draw in La Liga away at Leganes on 19 July. Real Madrid play at Manchester City in the second leg of their last-16 League tie on Friday. Manchester City hold a 2-1 lead after the Bernabeu first leg that was played in February before the coronavirus pandemic caused the competition to be halted.