The full back has been left out of Zinedine Zidane’s squad to face Espanyol on Sunday

Dani Carvajal has been ruled out of Real Madrid action ‘indefinitely’ with a heart condition.

The full back has been left out of Zinedine Zidane’s squad to face Espanyol on Sunday.

Real Madrid said in a statement: “Following tests carried out on Dani Carvajal, he has been diagnosed with a viral pericardium infection.

“His recovery will continue to be assessed.”

Spanish newspaper Marca believe Carvajal’s layoff could keep him out for at least a month and a half.

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