A.C. Milan defender, Theo Hernandez has tested positive for COVID-19 after
returning from international duty, it has been confirmed.
The club has announced via a statement on their official website that the Frenchman
tested positive after a swab was carried out at home. The relevant local health
authorities have been informed and the player is doing well.
The 24-year-old played his second and third games for his country over the
international break, scoring an added-time winner in a 3-2 victory over Belgium at
the Allianz Stadium with a trademark shot from the left side of the box into the far
Then, he got the decisive assist deep into the second half during the final against
Spain, setting up Kylian Mbappe for the winning goal. He continues to go from
strength to strength at Milan and for his country, but now faces a bit of time out,
and we wish him a speedy recovery.