COVID-19: Ronaldo Tests Positive, To Miss Portugal's Game Against Sweden | Lagos Post Online

COVID-19: Ronaldo Tests Positive, To Miss Portugal’s Game Against Sweden

The Juventus striker, Cristiano Ronaldo has been tested positive to coronavirus also known as COVID-19.

The Portuguese Football Federation confirmed the news in an official statement on Tuesday, which reads: “Cristiano Ronaldo was released from training with the national team after a positive test for Covid-19, so he will not face Sweden.

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“The Portugal international is doing well, without symptoms, and in isolation.

“Following the positive test, the remaining players underwent new tests on Tuesday morning, and all produced a negative result and are available to Fernando Santos for training this afternoon.”

Ronaldo will sit out Portugal’s Nation’s League meeting with Sweden on Wednesday night as he begins a ten-day period of self-isolation.

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