Latest Premier League coronavirus tests reveal four positives
MANCHESTER, England (Sports) – In the latest coronavirus test batch conducted by the English Premier League, four players tested positive for coronavirus.
“The Premier League can today confirm that on Monday 25 May and Tuesday 26 May, 1008 players and club staff were tested for COVID-19. Of these, four have tested positive from three clubs. Players or Club staff who have tested positive will now self-isolate for a period of seven days.”
– English Premier League statement
Limited group training commenced on Tuesday and since then 12 positive tests have been confirmed.
While Premier League matches have not taken place since March, the government has given a green signal for elite sport to restart June 1.
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