A player from the Spanish football club FC Barcelona has been tested positive for the coronavirus. It informs the club on its website.
It appears not, who the infected player is.
Barcelona writes, however, that it is one of nine players who Thursday was standing to take the gap on the run-up to next season. The nine players are Pedri, Trincão, Matheus Fernandes, Todibo, Wagué, Aleñá, Rafinha, Miranda, and Oriol Busquets.
thus, It is not any of the players that are playing a role in Barcelona's upcoming Champions League match, which is infected. Barcelona meetings on Friday the German team Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals.
It is far from the first smittetilfælde in Spanish football. Also the other big clubs Real Madrid and Atlético Madrid have had smittetilfælde.
Spain is one of the european countries that have been hardest hit by the global outbreak of the coronavirus.
Over 325.000 persons have been registered as infected in Spain, and over 28,000 people have lost their lives in the country. It shows figures from the Johns Hopkins University.
After having got a good grip on the outbreak in June, experiencing Spain for the time again increasing smittetal. It got in the last week among other things, the Ministry of foreign affairs in Denmark to advise against all non-necessary travel to Spain.
Barcelona meets Bayern Munich on Friday evening at 21. The match is being played in Lisbon as part of a special Champions League format where the quarterfinals, semifinals and final will be decided in the individual make or break matches.