Suara.com – Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) superstar Lionel Messi and three other club players have tested positive for COVID-19. This was confirmed by the French Ligue 1 giant club, Sunday (2/1/2022).
Argentina international Messi joined PSG from boyhood club Barcelona in August and the 34-year-old has scored six goals in 16 games in all competitions for the Paris side.
Defender Juan Bernat, reserve goalkeeper Sergio Rico and midfielder Nathan Bitumazala are other players who have tested positive again.
PSG said in a statement that all four players are currently in isolation and subject to appropriate health protocols.
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France reported 219,126 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in a 24-hour period on Saturday, the fourth straight day the country has recorded more than 200,000 cases.
France has joined the United States, India, Brazil, Britain and Russia in having more than 10 million cases.
PSG are top of Ligue 1 with 46 points after 19 games, 13 ahead of second-placed Nice.
They travel to third-tier club Vannes on Monday for the Coupe de France last 32 clash.
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Source: Suara.com – Berita Bola, Jadwal, Skor & Liga Eropa by www.suara.com.
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