Celta, Real Valladolid, SD Eibar, the Pomegranate CF, the Vallecano Ray, he Malaga CF and UD Logroñés confirmed this Thursday that they have detected positive cases, two in the Vigo set and one in the rest, after the tests carried out before starting the preseason.
Various information on Wednesday indicated the existence of these two positives in the Vigo team, but it did not make any of them official until the president Carlos Mouriño was asked this Thursday at a press conference, although he did not reveal the names of those affected.
“These two players have taken the tests again and hopefully they turn out favorable. They are asymptomatic, of very slight incidence, and we hope they give negative and can be incorporated immediately, “said the leader.
He recalled that they are “tremendously rigorous” and that he could not say who the two players were. “That is a question of the laboratory, which communicates it directly to The league and it does not have the obligation to tell us the names “, he warned, assuring that they already had another player who tested positive “a long time ago.”
Early this Thursday, Valladolid also recognized a positive in their ranks. “Real Valladolid presents a positive result in the PCR and serological tests made to their staff and members of the first team, prior to returning to training, “reported the Valladolid team.
The club indicated that the affected person “has been isolated at home” and that it has communicated “the results to the health authorities, LaLiga, Royal Spanish Football Federation and Superior Council of sports“.
“The club is in permanent contact and coordination with these entities, and collaborates closely with the Epidemiology Service of the Junta de Castilla y León and the Responsible for Monitoring Epidemiological Surveillance (RESE) of the Basic Health Zone in Valladolid to preserve the health of all people involved, including close contacts for each of the positive results, “added Valladolid.
Also, SD Eibar indicated that the PCR tests carried out on Wednesday to the members of the first team, The club’s coaching staff and employees had given “all negative”, but last Monday “had communicated to the health authorities and LaLiga the detection of a positive corresponding to a member of the staff who was going to join previously, so he had no contact with any colleague “and that he was” isolated at home in good health. “
“Eibar starts the pre-season training this afternoon, which will be individual until Saturday, the day on which the PCR tests whose result will depend on whether they can be started next week the group sessions, “the gunsmith set pointed out.
Meanwhile, the Pomegranate recognized the positive for COVID-19 of the Venezuelan Darwin Machis. “He is isolated at home and under constant monitoring by the club medical services (…) The rest of the team plans to start training individually this afternoon, “said the Nasrid entity.
Five cases in Malaga
Later, Rayo Vallecano also reported one affected by the virus. “Rayo Vallecano de Madrid reports that a positive case in coronavirus has been detected after the PCR tests carried out last Tuesday,” said the franjirrojo club.
“The affected person is in a situation of isolation at his home under medical surveillance. This person has not had contact with any member of the club “, the rayista group sentenced.
Málaga CF was another of the teams that reported positive this Thursday, specifically five. “The affected people are asymptomatic and well. As established in the LaLiga protocol, they comply with home quarantine, where they will remain for ten days “, the Andalusian club pointed out.
UD Logroñés, a new LaLiga SmartBank team, it also reported a positive case among its members. “Once the result is known, and following what is indicated by the competition and by the health authorities, all the relevant protocols have been activated, isolating the affected person, and communicating it to the competent entities,” said the Rioja club.
So far, in the last three days, fifteen clubs, ten from LaLiga Santander (Eibar, Celta, Valladolid, Athletic, Osasuna, FC Barcelona, Real Betis, Deportivo Alavés Granada CF and SD Huesca) and seven from LaLiga SmartBank (Rayo Vallecano, RCD Espanyol, RCD Mallorca, CD Tenerife, Málaga CF, UD Las Palmas and UD Logroñés) have announced positive cases.