The Barcelona midfielder and captain of the National Team left the concentration, the coach Luis Enrique was isolated
Sergio Busquets, Barcelona midfielder and captain of the Selection of Spain, has abandoned concentration after testing positive COVID-19 after the tests carried out this Sunday morning by the Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) to its players and will not dispute the Euro 2020.
“The RFEF regrets to inform that its captain Sergio Busquets has given a positive result in the last PCR test that was carried out this morning in the concentration of the national team in Las Rozas. The rest of the members of the concentration have all been negative, “the Federation reported in a statement.
The positive in COVID-19 from the captain of the Selection of Spain, Sergio Busquets, causes the selector Luis Enrique Martinez and their coaching staff are isolated in their rooms in the Ciudad del Fútbol and it is Luis de la Fuente, coach of the U21, who leads the friendly on Tuesday of the absolute against Lithuania.
The result of the tests carried out this Sunday to the rest of the Spanish international players has been negative.
“Regarding the second friendly match against Lithuania, it will be held under the direction of Luis de la Fuente and with members of the Under-21 team,” the Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) reported in a statement.
The Federation’s medical services have adopted all the necessary measures in a case of COVID-19 and they have followed the protocol established by both the Ministry of Health and UEFA.