Cristiano Ronaldo has once more examined constructive for coronavirus as Juventus put together for subsequent week’s Champions League conflict towards Barcelona, in accordance with reviews in Italy on Thursday.
Ronaldo is at present isolating at his dwelling in Turin after testing constructive for Covid-19 on October 13 whereas with the Portuguese nationwide workforce for Nations League matches.
The 35-year-old once more acquired a constructive consequence after a check carried out on Wednesday, Sky Sport Italia and Gazzetta Dello Sport reported.
The Portuguese ahead might nonetheless be accessible for Sunday’s Serie A recreation towards Hellas Verona, and the conflict towards nice rival Lionel Messi’s Barcelona on October 28.
Beneath UEFA guidelines the five-time Ballon d’Or winner wants to check destructive 24 hours earlier than the Barcelona recreation in Turin to be included within the squad.
Ronaldo, who has no signs of the virus, has continued coaching at dwelling posting a video on social media of himself coaching in his high-tech gymnasium, sporting a brand new shaved head look.
“Success in life is just not measured by what you obtain, however by the obstacles you overcome,” Ronaldo wrote, as he gave the thumbs up.
On Thursday, the unsmiling participant posted one other picture of himself on social media, sitting at a desk earlier than consuming, with the caption: “Thursday model!”
Your complete Juventus workforce are in isolation after US midfielder’s Weston McKennie’s constructive check on October 14.
Regardless of Ronaldo’s absence Juventus received their Champions League opener 2-0 at Dynamo Kiev with Spaniard Alvaro Morata scoring each targets.
Juventus are second in Group G behind Barcelona who beat Hungarian minnows Ferencvaros 5-1.