Barcelona defender Sergi Roberto has gone into dwelling isolation after testing positive for the novel coronavirus that continues to threaten all the world.
Confirming the information, Barcelona stated that the membership lately carried out PCR tests and first group participant Roberto has been recognized with COVID-19.
“After the PCR tests carried out on Tuesday, first team player Sergi Roberto has tested positive for Covid-19. The player is in good health and is isolating at home following his recovery from the injury that occurred on November 21,” the official assertion from the membership stated.
Barcelona additional stated that that they had knowledgeable all of the related sports activities authorities in addition to all these gamers who got here involved with Roberto in the previous few days.
“The club has informed the relevant sports and health authorities, and all those who had contact with the player were tracked via further PCR tests,” the assertion added.
Notably, Roberto sustained a rupture within the femoral rectus of his proper thigh throughout his membership’s 0-1 defeat by the hands of Atletico Madrid in La Liga. As a outcome, he’ll stay out of motion for about two months.
On a associated notice, Barcelona are standing on the seventh spot within the standings with 4 wins from 9 matches they’ve performed up to now.
The Spanish aspect will subsequent lock horns with Cadiz on December 6 at Estadio Ramón de Carranza.