Bad news for Atlético de Madrid. Luis Suárez has tested positive for coronavirus. It has been confirmed by the Uruguayan team through a statement on their social networks. Rodrigo Múñoz, Cerro Porteño player, and Matías Faral, press officer, have also been infected. As AS has learned, the striker is fine and without symptoms.
The positives come out 24 hours after Uruguay play the fourth game of the Qualifiers to Qatar 2022 against Brazil in Montevideo. In addition, he will not be able to be in the important league game against him. FC Barcelona. Atlético de Madrid will host Suárez’s former teammates at Wanda without the Uruguayan on the pitch.
The news jumps a day after it will be announced that Matías Viña, Palmeiras side, also tested positive, so it is not ruled out that there will be more cases in the coming hours. In total, there are already four infected in the Uruguayan delegation.
It should be noted that in the last hours Suárez has led a normal life with the rest of his teammates. Both in the social networks of the national team and in those of some players, he has been seen with the group training or spending time during the concentration. Even sharing mate.