Therefore, neither the leader nor Linares will travel, where this Wednesday Xavi's team debuts in the Copa del Rey, nor to Granada next Saturday in the League match. It remains to be seen if he will be able to be in Saudi Arabia within a week to attend the semifinal against Madrid of the Spain Supercup.
"For having been in direct contact with people who have tested positive for Covid in the last hours, this morning President Joan Laporta has had an antigen test that has been negative ", the club has informed in a medical statement issued around 10 at night.
Yuste, as a precaution, does not travel either
"In the afternoon he underwent a PCR test and tested positive", has confirmed Barça, confirming that Laporta is "confined as indicated by the health authorities." Laporta, as revealed by the club, "is fine and without any symptoms."
Rafael Yuste, the sports vice president of Barcelona, has tested negative in the PCR test, although he will not travel to Linares "as a precaution" to avoid any risk.