Covid-19 and Football: Many Players Tested Positive

The Chelsea football club issued an official statement in which they acknowledged that even the team of Russian businessman Roman Abramovich was infected with coronavirus.

19-year-old Callum Hudson-Odoi infected with coronavirus. He has been quarantined right now. Moreover, people having contacted with him also have to be quarantined too. This information is provided on football the club’s official website. Here we are talking about the entire composition of the club, as well as the coaches and team staff of the team. Just some people who does not interact with that player closely can be an exceptation.

So, Hudson-Odoi is the second representative of the English Premier League tested positive for Covid-19. Before his cases, Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta test also showed a positive result for coronavirus.

Covid-19 serious situation enables Premier League to set up plan for a meeting on 13/3. They have to adjust and rearrange all the schedule for next tournament.

One more corona retating cases in football is Caitlin Foord. She had to be quarantined before coming back to her Arsenal team. Because she used to play at Asia.

Juventus defender Daniele Rugani has been positive for coronavirus, according to the Italian football club website. There are no symptoms of fever. Juventus is identifying those who have been in contact with this player as wel as carrying out all quarantine procedures required by law.

Ronaldo and Rugani interacted with each other to celebrate their victory after the match against Italian club Inter last Sunday. Ronaldo then returned to his hometown in Portugal to visit his mother who had a stroke. He will be quarantined at his home in Madeira.

Therefore, who has had contact with this player in any way have to be quarantined. According to the Daily Mail, there is hope that the footballer will not be able to spread the disease to many people at the same time, because he participated in the match against Inter on the bench.