Three PSG players test positive to coronavirus disease according to report
Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) stars, Neymar, Angel Di Maria, and Leandro Paredes were reportedly tested positive for COVID-19.
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease that is caused by a newly discovered coronavirus.
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The Ligue 1 champions confirmed that three of their players tested positive to the virus but did not name the players who are affected with the virus.
Neymar, Angel Di Maria, and Leandro Paredes are believed to be the three players to have tested positive, as reported by French outlet, L’Equipe.
The three players have been holidaying in Ibiza following the club’s defeat to Bayern Munich in the Champions League final on August 23.
A club statement read:
‘Three PSG-English players are confirmed positive after a Sars CoV2 test and have undergone the appropriate health protocols in the isolation center,’
‘All players and staff will continue to be tested over the next few days.’
All three players will now spend time in quarantine and may likely miss the first PSG fixture of the new season against Lens on September 10.
The Parisians picked up a third successive league title in April after the French football authorities an decided to cancel the season.