The Frenchman has missed each of Atleti’s last three matches due to testing positive for the virus – he sat out the draws against Celta Vigo and Levante alongside the victory at Granada.
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Hector Herrera remains sidelined with Covid-19 although Joao Felix, Carrasco and Mario Hermoso have all recently recovered.
Renan Lodi, Sime Vrsaljko, Luis Suarez, Lucas Torreira, Diego Costa and Santiago Arias (the latter two of whom have since left the club) have all tested positive for Covid-19 in the past year, alongside boss Diego Simeone.