Sergio Barreto had tested positive in Independiente on Thursday, after having carried out the serological tests of the entire professional staff, technical and medical staff, assistants and employees.
This Friday, after carrying out the PCR, the club confirmed in its social networks that the youth tested negative: “The swab (PCR) was negative for Covid-19 and the player will be able to continue training with the rest of his teammates.”
The defender was isolated in a preventive way, but when this result is confirmed there will be no problems that he trains with the squad.
El Rojo continues with its set-up for the resumption of the Argentine championship, which still has no officially confirmed date.
It should be noted that this week there was good news for Lucas Pusineri since the contract renewal of Fabricio Bustos, Jonathan Menéndez and Alan Franco was made official.
In another vein, Independiente is still looking for a goalkeeper and will make a new offer for the Colombian Álvaro Montero, if this incorporation cannot be specified, the Uruguayan Sebastián Sosa is referred to as plan B.