Atletico Madrid striker Moussa Dembele has tested positive for COVID-19 one day after team-mate Joao Felix tested positive Atletico Madrid have received their second coronavirus blow, Dembele is isolating at home, in compliance with the health authorities’ guidelines and LaLiga protocols the club said in a statement. “Our squad underwent PCR tests on Wednesday as recommended by LaLiga, in addition to the first weekly antigen tests outlined in their protocol. The PCR test showed that Moussa Dembele is positive for Covid-19, ” it added. Read Also: Just In: Atletico Madrid forward, Joao Felix tests positive for COVID-19 The 24-year-old French striker had only joined the club last month in a shock six-month loan move from Lyon, and is yet to make his debut. The news comes a day after the club had announced that Joao Felix has tested positive for coronavirus. “Joao Felix has tested positive for COVID-19. The striker is isolating at home, in compliance with the health authorities’ guidelines and LaLiga protocols,” the club had said. Two other players, midfielder Yannick Carrasco and defender Mario Hermoso also tested positive for coronavirus on January 30. Atletico Madrid currently holds the top spot on the La Liga table with 50 points from 19 games. It means that Dembele, along with Felix, is now a doubt for Atletico’s Champions League round of 16 first-leg clash against Chelsea later this month. http://nationalsportslink.com.ng Atletico MadridCOVID-19Moussa Dembele 0 comment 0 FacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappEmail Related Posts Former Arsenal flop Yaya Sanogo signs for Huddersfield in free transfer after Jordan Henderson could be sidelined for 12 weeks due to a groin... Breaking: ‘The Big Show’ quits WWE, signs long term deal with rival... Breaking: Alvaro Morata diagnosed with a lifelong virus Just In: Lions want tour vs South Africa to be played in... Santi Cazorla scores screamer in Al Sadd SC winner Just In: Grand National could be delayed until betting shops are open Breaking: Daniel Dubois set to make Boxing return British pole-dancing champion,Jessica Lean Norris 27, hanged herself Romelu Lukaku takes a cheeky dig at Zlatan Ibrahimovic Leave a Comment Cancel Reply * By using this form you agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website.