4 players have allegedly tested positive for Coronavirus in the premier league as revealed in the EPL news on Tuesday.
It’s however reported that between Monday September 7 and Sunday September 13, a total of 2,131 players and club staff members were given tests which revealed results.
4 people have tested positive and will now be required to self-isolate for a period of 10 days in the detriment of the various teams.
It was revealed that Manchester City star Aymeric Laporte and Riyad Mahrez had tested positive and would self-isolate in accordance with government guidelines.
At the end of August, Paul Pogba was left out of France’s squad for their Nations League games against Sweden and Croatia after testing positive.
The Manchester United player will also be left out in the next match.
The Premier league statement regarding the Coronavirus update reads thus:
“No specific details as to clubs or individuals will be provided by the League and results will be made public after each round of testing.
“The Premier League is providing this aggregated information for the purposes of competition integrity and transparency.”