Jordi Alba, third positive for COVID in Barcelona, ​​will not play against Mallorca

BARCELONA – Barcelona defender Jordi Alba tested positive for Covid-19 and will not join the training sessions that the Barça team starts this Tuesday after the Christmas holidays, according to the Barça club, which will not be able to count on the defender against Mallorca .

Alba’s discharge, who is “in good health and isolated at home”, joins that of defenders Clement Lenglet and Dani Alves, who tested positive for coronavirus this Monday and who will not be able to return to work today together with the rest of his classmates.

The team will begin to prepare for the league duel this Sunday against Mallorca without the three defenders, who will not be able to participate in the Son Moix game due to having to keep the proper quarantine. Although Alves could not have done it either as he was not yet registered in LaLiga.