Updated 14th October 2020 | 10:05 IST
Portugal captain and Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo have been tested positive for the novel coronavirus. the knowledge was published by the Portuguese Football Federation, which reported the attacker’s absence within the match against Sweden, within the League of countries.
According to FPF, Ronaldo is well and is showing no symptoms. he’s in isolation. it’s been learned that the Covid-19 test was administered recently as preparation before Portugal’s clash with Sweden.
The federation also stated that the remainder of the Portugal squad had undergone tests after Ronaldo’s positive result, adding that each one the opposite players have tested negative and would be available for Wednesday’s Nations League match against Sweden.
The Portuguese Football Federation has also confirmed that the 35-year-old has now left Portugal’s training camp. He is going to be in a period of self-isolation and through the time his health will be closely monitored.
Earlier, the Juventus forward played represented Portugal in their last two games, first a friendly against Spain then against France within the Nations League. The 2 games had led to a golless draw.
The 5-time Ballon d’Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo is probably going to miss the subsequent two matches for Juventus also. The reigning Serie A champions are scheduled to face Crotone and Dynamo Kiev in Serie A and therefore the Champions League group stage, respectively.