The mattress club breathes on the way to Lisbon and confirmed that there are no more diagnosed with coronavirus in the squad: only Ángel Correa and Sime Vrsaljko, who will not be able to play against RB Leipzig.
Athletic of Madrid breathes after the two positive cases of COVID-19 that were known on Sunday in the campus and that could mean a threat on the way to his commitment on Wednesday in Lisbon for the quarterfinals of the Champions League. Is that the new PCR tests to the rest of the players and technicians of the first team were negative, which represents a tranquility for the Colchoneros.
The squad and members of the coaching staff underwent new PCR tests on Sunday, the result of which was not positive in any of them. That is, only two were registered and now Atleti, despite these losses, could compete in Portugal.
The new PCR tests have been negative in the rest of the players and coaches of the first team ➡ https://t.co/atUtWt5vTA
– Atlético de Madrid (@Atleti) August 10, 2020
Identities of positives revealed
The club, at the express wish of those affected, made its identity public. It’s about the Argentine Angel Correa and of Sime Vrsaljko. Both will miss the imminent clash against RB Leipzig. The South American striker remains isolated at home without presenting symptoms.
For his part, the Croatian, who was recovering from an injury outside the group, is also asymptomatic and will spend it at his home by decision of the club’s doctors. Of course, his case seems completely different, having generated antibodies several months ago. Doctors will monitor your progress.
Atlético will travel to Lisbon with 21 players plus 4 from the fiilial
In this way, 21 footballers added to the Academy players, Alex Dos Santos, Manu Sánchez, Riquelme and Toni Moya will travel to the Portuguese capital on Tuesday to focus on the Champions League quarterfinal dispute.
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