He Real Betis Balompié and Villarreal CF have communicated this Friday that they have detected new positive cases for coronavirus, a total of three between both entities, and that all are “asymptomatic” and are already isolated.
In the case of the Baetic entity, these are two new cases, which join that of Loren Morón, and which have been detected in the expedition that has traveled to Marbella (Málaga) to carry out the first phase of the preseason, both “asymptomatic”.
“The tests were carried out this Thursday when only individual training had been carried out and with the pertinent prevention measures established in the The league and the health authorities, “reported the Verdiblanco club.
In addition, the entity assured that those affected are “asymptomatic and in good health”. “Once the results are known today, the club has increased the isolation measures of all the members of the expedition and in the next few hours new PCR tests will be carried out,” he added.
The new positives detected join that of forward Loren Morón, who confirmed last Tuesday that he was infected. Also, on May 10, Betic goalkeeper Joel Robles revealed that he had tested positive, while Juanmi Jiménez and Alfonso Pedraza announced that they had antibodies.
This same Friday, Villarreal also confirmed another infected. “After the PCR and serological tests carried out on Monday for the start of the preseason to players, technicians and personnel from the direct environment of the first team, and the reconfirmation of them at the end of this week, the medical services of Villarreal CF confirm a positive case of COVID-19, “he said.
The case is “asymptomatic” and is “isolated from the first day at home” complying with the health protocol. “Villarreal CF will continue to strictly comply with LaLiga’s health protocol, as well as all the indications of the pertinent health and sports authorities “, continued the Castellón entity.
In the last four days, 19 clubs, twelve from LaLiga Santander (Levante, Eibar, Celta, Valladolid, Athletic, Osasuna, FC Barcelona, Real Betis, Deportivo Alavés, Pomegranate CF, Villarreal CF and SD Huesca) and seven from LaLiga SmartBank (Vallecano Ray, RCD Espanyol, RCD Mallorca, CD Tenerife, Malaga CF, UD Las Palmas and UD Logroñés) have announced positive cases. Real Madrid, Seville, Atlético de Madrid, CF Fuenlabrada, UD Almeria and Real Zaragoza have also reported positives.