JUVENTUS are in a coronavirus disaster as star Paulo Dybala reportedly turned the second of their gamers to check constructive for the lethal bug with 121 employees members positioned in self-isolation.
Defender Daniele Rugani was confirmed as the primary participant in Serie A to have been confirmed as having the lethal bug on Wednesday.
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He was a part of the Juve squad that shared a dressing-room as they defeated Inter Milan in a behind-closed-doors match final Sunday.
And because of this the membership have enforced drastic motion with a view to attempt to cease the spreading of the virus.
An announcement from the Italian giants stated: “Following yesterday’s information, referring to the positivity to Coronavirus-COVID 19 of the participant Daniele Rugani, it’s specified that 121 folks, together with gamers, employees members, managers, escorts and Juventus workers are observing a interval of voluntary house isolation, in compliance with the necessities of the well being authorities based mostly on the provisions at present in power.”
Now El Nacional declare Rugani’s colleague Dybala has additionally been positioned into quarantine after testing constructive.
Cristiano Ronaldo, who flew house to Madeira to go to his mom following her latest coronary heart assault, should keep put there fairly than fly again to Italy because the virus continues to wreak havoc throughout the nation.
Juventus team-mate Miralem Pjanic posted on Instagram after the Inter sport a snap that confirmed Ronaldo and Rugani celebrating in a detailed huddle with their fellow gamers.
All sporting occasions in Italy have been cancelled till at the very least April 3 – together with Juventus’ Champions League second leg in opposition to Lyon which was as a result of happen subsequent Tuesday.
Rugani turned the second skilled footballer to check constructive, with Hannover 96 defender Timo Hubers additionally at present in quarantine.
Rugani tweeted: “You’ll have learn the information and that’s why I need to reassure all those that are worrying about me, I’m high quality.
“I urge everybody to respect the principles, as a result of this virus makes no distinctions! Let’s do it for ourselves, for our family members and for these round us.”
Final evening it emerged Chelsea soccer star Callum Hudson-Odoi has examined constructive for coronavirus.
All the Blues first-team, coaches and assist employees will now self-isolate, placing Saturday’s match with Aston Villa in critical doubt.
The information comes hours after Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta revealed he had additionally examined constructive for the lethal virus.
SunSport additionally revealed how Man Metropolis star Benjamin Mendy has been examined after a detailed member of the family fell unwell at his house.
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Arsenal’s match with Brighton this weekend has been postponed with the complete squad in isolation and the coaching floor closed.
English soccer was in disaster because the league introduced it can maintain an “emergency membership assembly” immediately to debate future fixtures – with golf equipment anticipating they won’t play for a month.
The information of Arteta’s constructive take a look at got here simply 49 minutes after the Premier League introduced that video games this weekend WOULD go forward as regular.