Cristiano Ronaldo leaves his team, Portuguese Football Federation behind as he goes into self-isolation. This is as a result of his Covid-19 test result that was released today. He was tested while playing an International game in preparation for an upcoming match.
This latest high-profile footballer is set with his Portuguese National team to play against Sweden on Wednesday. However, this will be impossible. The guideline set by Italy is that any Covid-19 positive player must be isolated for at least 10 days.
Nevertheless, the Portugal National League is upcoming on Wednesday and he is sure to miss this. Furthermore, this announcement was made by official by the Portuguese Football Federation.
Moreover, the statement read that this Portuguese player is “well, without symptoms, and in isolation”.
Furthermore, it was revealed that he had a Nations League match on Sunday which he played. However, he made close contact with Antonie Griezmann, who was a France football player. Now, Ronaldo leaves his team behind for him to recover.
Recall that the UEFA Champions League has released its draw. Furthermore, Juventus will have a face-off with Barcelona in 15 days time. In the best interest of his club, he has to recover on time and fully to be able to participate. Also, soccer fans are anticipating to witness the clash between Cristiano Ronaldo and his high rivalry, Lionel Messi