The youth that emerged in the Nuñez club, Ezequiel Centurión was the first case registered in the institution.
With a view to returning to training in Argentina, the teams participating in the First division, together with Tigre (from the First National or 2nd), the corresponding tests were carried out and the campus in which a positive case was detected was River. The infected footballer is the young goalkeeper Ezekiel Centurion.
El Millonario announced it through an official statement on Saturday in which he explained that the 23-year-old soccer player is an asymptomatic case and containment and isolation measures will be taken.
“On Friday, August 7, with the aim of resuming training, the soccer players and coaching staff of the professional team carried out the PCR studies for COVID-19. In this first round, a positive and asymptomatic case was detected in the player Ezequiel Centurión” , was the message provided by the institution of Nuñez.
ℹ️ In the PCR studies for COVID 19 yesterday, a positive and asymptomatic case was detected in the player Ezequiel Centurión.
The Club will take containment and isolation measures until they overcome their situation and define their return to training.https://t.co/gpOtFuKioY
– River Plate (@RiverPlate) August 8, 2020
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