The new Valencia of Javi Grace It didn’t start in the best of ways this way into the 20/21 season. Today, Tuesday, August 11, the start of the Chés preseason was scheduled and with it the tests that would determine the health status of the coaching staff, players and staff close to the team. The club reported at 9:45 in the morning that among the medical examinations carried out were detected two positive for Covid-19 after PCR tests and serological tests to which they have been subjected.
He Valencia, in a brief statement, reported that the two positives are already isolated in their respective homes, strictly following the protocols introduced by the League and reporting to the health authorities regarding the two affected persons who have been detected in the work team, thus avoiding any chain propagation between the staff or the coaching staff. Javi grace had summoned for this start of preseason to 31 footballers, 25 professionals and six homegrown players, without Dani Parejo or Francis Coquelin.
«Valencia CF, that From the beginning of this health crisis, it has given special importance to measures to stop the spread of the pandemic.a, it will maintain a very strict protocol to which all the members of the first team and their coaching staff are absolutely committed, « says the Valencian club’s statement.
It should be remembered that Valencia was one of the clubs that most attributed the first bars of the coronavirus in Europe. The European duel against him Atalanta in Milan it was one of the triggers as recognized by the WHO itself. Gasperini, Bergamo coach, also claimed to have symptoms during that match against the Valencian players. In fact, more than a third of Valencia’s first team tested positive for coronavirus in mid-March as the club reported in a statement: 19 people in total. Today two more.