Crystal Palace DT Patrick Vieira is already isolated for having tested positive for Covid-19
ENGLAND – The coach of the Crystal palace of the Premier League, Patrick Vieira, tested positive for Covid-19.
“We can confirm that Crystal Palace coach Patrick Vieira is in isolation after testing positive for Covid-19, and will not be for today’s game (Sunday) against Tottenham. Assistant coach Osian Roberts will replace Vieira for today’s game, “announced the Crystal palace.
Palace is understood to have been in talks with the Premier League about postponing the match after several positive coronavirus tests.
However, the Premier league she was not satisfied with the late request.
Former Arsenal captain Vieira, while preparing to return to North London, said: “We hope we are doing well, but when you look at the number of cases across (the country), we start to worry.”
“We had a couple of cases in our soccer club in the last few days. We do everything possible to prevent and avoid a situation, but it is worrying because we do not know what the next few days will be like.”