Bad news for Franco Armani and the Argentine National Team, because in the tests carried out to the squad upon his return from Colombia, the goalkeeper again tested positive for Covid-19 and the debut of the Copa América would be lost.
Esteban Edul anticipated in ESPN F12 than River Plate 1, which already has an epidemiological discharge and is not contagious, but his PCR continues to show him as infected, which raises doubts about his possibility of entering and leaving the country to play the tournament in Brazil.
From Conmebol they sent a circular in which it enables footballers in the Armani situation to participate in the Copa América, But in the Argentine National Team they would have doubts given the conflict that the Independiente squad had to experience in Brazil.
The goalkeeper had also been positive in the test that was carried out in particular on Wednesday and that was confirmed in the AFA exams.
Lionel Scaloni could keep Armani on the albiceleste list, but not take him for Monday’s game against Chile, since the team will be based in Buenos Aires and will travel for each commitment.