List of Football Players That Tested Positive To Coronavirus.
Coronavirus, as we all know, is no longer news, it has become world pandemic. The Spread of the virus has affected the world of sports. sports like Football, Golf, rugby, Olympic.
EPL, UEFA Champions League, Italian league, Euro 2020, Copa America have all been postponed due to the spread of the virus, and it has really affected the world of football especially before the postponement of the game, so many football matches were played behind closed doors.
Spectators were not allowed to come to the stadium, while their team is playing.
SPortyleagues takes a look at the updated lists of players infected with coronavirus around the globe.
List of coronavirus cases in football
Daniele Rugani, Juventus
Daniele Rugani is an Italian professional footballer who plays as a center-back for Serie A club Juventus and the Italy national team. He won the Serie A title during the first season with the club. He is on the road to recovery and the world of football wishes him a fast recovery.
Blaise Matuidi, Juventus
Blaise Matuidi is a French professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Serie A club Juventus and the France national team. Matuidi began his football career playing for amateur clubs in the Île-de-France region, such as US Fontenay-sous-Bois and CO Vincennois. He recently posted “I am positive, I am strong, Morale is good”, this shows the french international is recovering fast, and the world of Football wishes him a quick recovery.
Manolo Gabbiadini, Sampdoria
Manolo Gabbiadini is an Italian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Sampdoria. He is a former Italy under-20 and under-21 international. Gabbiadini has represented the senior Italian national team since 2012. He is the second Serie A player to test positive to coronavirus.
Omar Colley, Sampdoria
Omar Colley is a Gambian professional footballer who plays as a defender for U.C. Sampdoria. He has also tested positive to coronavirus.
Albin Ekdal, Sampdoria
Albin Ekdal is a Swedish footballer who plays as a midfielder for Serie A side Sampdoria. Formed at IF Brommapojkarna, he spent most of his career in Italy, where he made over 200 appearances in Serie A. He mainly represented Cagliari, but also played for Juventus, Siena, Bologna and Sampdoria in the competition. He is also one of the Serie A players that tested positive to coronavirus.
Antonio La Gumina, Sampdoria
Antonino La Gumina is an Italian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Sampdoria on loan from Empoli.He is also part of players that test positive to Coronavirus.
List of Football Players That Tested Positive To Coronavirus,
OTHER PLAYERS THAT HAVE CONTACTED CORONAVIRUS
Morten Thorsby, Sampdoria
Morten Thorsby (born 5 May 1996) is a Norwegian professional footballer who plays for Serie A side Sampdoria as a midfielder. He is part of many Sampodoria players that have tested to COVID-19.
Fabio Depaoli, Sampdoria
German Pezzella, Fiorentina
Patrick Cutrone, Fiorentina
Dusan Vlahovic, Fiorentina
Mattia Zaccagni, Verona
Callum Hudson-Odoi, Chelsea
Mikel Arteta, Arsenal
Luca Kilian, Paderborn
Timo Hubers, Hannover
Jannes Horn, Hannover
Hyun-Jun Suk, Troyes
Ezequiel Garay, Valencia
Eliaquim Mangala, Valencia
All leagues have been suspended around the world, including speculations that the 2021 world cup might be shifted to 2022. All domestic leagues have been postponed until further notice.