A FC Barcelona player tested positive for coronavirus and was isolated from the team that will travel to Lisbon to play the Champions League (Europa Press)

Before the trip to Lisbon to play Final 8 of the UEFA Champions League 2019/20, he FC Barcelona has confirmed that there is a footballer in his squad who has coronavirus. The player, whose name was not revealed, belongs to the group of nine players who start the preseason on Wednesday and who underwent tests on Tuesday PCR.

This group of nine footballers who joined the training sessions is made up of Pedri, Trincao, Rafinha, Aleñá, Oriol Rosell, Miranda, Matheus, Todibo and Wague, the majority of youth players who have filmed in the first team.

The culé entity reported that it is a asymptomatic positive for COVID-19 and that he has not been in contact with the players who will travel to the Portuguese capital to play on Friday the quarter finals of the Champions before him FC Bayern München.

According to what the Barça institution reported, the affected person is well and is isolated at home. In addition, Barça has reported « To the competent sports and health authorities »as well as what « All the people who have had contact with the player have been traced » to practice the corresponding tests.

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