Both players have entered into self isolation following the test results with Diego Simeone confirming they have missed training ahead of the trip to Andalucia.
— Atlético de Madrid (@Atleti) January 30, 2021
England international Kieran Trippier is also absent from Simeone’s squad due to his FIFA suspension from all footballing activities.
Hermoso has played a key role for Atletico so far this season with 15 starts from 18 La Liga games filling in across the Los Rojiblancos back line.
Real Madrid’s 2-1 La Liga defeat against Levante means Atletico can open up a ten point lead over their arch rivals with a win the Nuevo Estadio Ramon de Carranza.
POSSIBLE ATLETICO MADRID STARTING XI V CADIZ
Oblak; Savic, Gimenez, Monteiro; Vrsaljko, Koke, Llorente, Niguez, Lemar; Felix, Suarez