Fulham striker Aleksandar Mitrovic tests positive for COVID-19
Fulham striker Aleksandar Mitrovic set to miss next two Premier League games after testing positive for
coronavirus; club confirmed the Serbia international’s positive test before their victory against Everton
at Goodison Park
Mitrovic was one of several high-profile players who broke coronavirus guidelines over the festive period
after he was pictured with Crystal Palace captain Luka Milivojevic on New Year’s Eve.
Fulham said he brief statement that Serbian international’s absence in the team’s 2-0 win against Everton at
Goodison Park on Sunday night was due to a positive Coronavirus test.
This means the club will be without the Serbian striker for their next two league games against Burnley on
Wednesday and their home clash against bottom club Sheffield United on Saturday as they continue to battle
out of the relegation zone.
In July 2018, Mitrovic joined Fulham in a five-year contract after a successful loan spell from Newcastle United