Two Manchester City players at once caught the coronavirus. The corresponding diagnosis was confirmed by 29-year-old midfielder Riyad Marez, as well as 26-year-old defender Emerick Laporte.
Athletes returning to play and training are regularly tested for COVID-19. A recently conducted test showed the presence of coronavirus infection in two Manchester City players at once, which was confirmed by representatives of the FC press service. It is known that both Marez and Laporte carry the disease in an asymptomatic format. Both are currently in self-isolation, so they will not appear on the field in the next few weeks.
In particular, they will definitely not be able to participate in the opening of the English Premier League. The first match will take place on September 12, the iReactor portal reports. The rival of the club will be “Aston Villa”.