A few days after playing their duel against Leipzig for the quarterfinals of the Champions League, the Colchonero sounded the alarm in Lisbon.
Athletic of Madrid goes in search of his first Champions League and his first step is to defeat Leipzig in Lisbon. However, prior to that duel, the mattress institution received a severe setback and at the same time set off the alarms for two positive cases of Covid-19.
Faced with this situation, the Madridistas released a statement in which they reported: “Among the results of the tests known today there were two positives, which are isolated in their respective homes, and which were immediately communicated to the health authorities Spanish and Portuguese, UEFA, the Royal Spanish Football Federation, the Portuguese Federation and the Higher Sports Council “.
And they add: “Likewise, the corresponding action protocol foreseen for these cases was activated, requiring new PCR tests to be carried out on the first team and members of the expedition to Lisbon and the closest contacts of the positive cases, and which motivates changes in training schedules, in the structure and development of the trip and accommodation in the Portuguese capital “.
Finally, the Atlético de Madrid statement closes: “The club will coordinate the new schedules with UEFA and as soon as there is a new plan it will be made public. It also requests the utmost respect for the identity of the two positive cases.”
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