CORONAVIRUS Threatens RONALDO As Juventus Player Tested POSITIVE ?!
March. 12, 2020
Juventus has coonfirmed Daniele Rugani has tested positive for coronavirus, citing SkySports Report. Updated news show that Ronaldo misses Juventus training due to coronavirus outbreak.
The club said the 25-year-old defender is currently not showing signs of any COVID-19 symptoms, but have confirmed that he has contracted the illness.
Rugani, who has made seven appearances in all competitions for Juventus this season, was named as a substitute during the club's last game, a 2-0 win over Inter Milan on March 8 which took place behind closed doors.
Cristiano Ronaldo was seen in action during the behind closed doors match between Juventus and Inter Milan
A statement from the club read: "The footballer Daniele Rugani has tested positive for Coronavirus-COVID-19 and is currently asymptomatic.
"Juventus Football Club is currently activating all the isolation procedures required by law, including the census of those who have had contact with him."
Rugani, a four-time Serie A winner, posted a photo on Twitter following Juventus' win over Inter, showing the Italian international celebrating with his team-mates in the dressing room.
The Italian football federation (FIGC) admitted on Tuesday the Serie A season might not finish because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Juventus are still due to face Lyon in the round-of-16 in the Champions League on March 17 at the Allianz Stadium, behind closed doors.