Defender Alessandro Florenzi is one in all 5 Italy gamers confirmed to have examined optimistic for Covid-19 for the reason that latest worldwide break when his membership, Paris Saint-Germain, tweeted on Monday that he’ll miss their Champions League recreation at Bayern Munich.
Following the “newest PCR Sars-Cov2 take a look at, Alessandro Florenzi is confirmed optimistic,” the membership wrote on its Twitter account.
Florenzi joins PSG teammate Marco Verratti, who can be out of the quarter-final first leg towards Bayern on Wednesday, Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci, Freiburg’s midfielder Vincenzo Grifo and Cagliari goalkeeper Alessio Cragno in testing optimistic.
Grifo has “a low focus of the virus”, his membership stated.
Sports activities every day Tuttosport reported that Torino goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu had additionally examined optimistic, which might take to 6 the variety of gamers affected.
A number of members of Italy’s teaching workers additionally examined optimistic final Wednesday.
Serie A membership Sassuolo omitted its three Italian internationals, Domenico Berardi, Francesco Caputo and Manuel Locatelli from the squad that drew with Roma on Saturday as a precaution.
PSG stated Florenzi “will subsequently respect the isolation and is topic to the suitable well being protocol”, including that “the participant has been in isolation for a number of days as a precaution”.
The total-back, on mortgage from Roma, was not on the group sheet for Saturday’s 1-0 defeat by Lille in Ligue 1.