Three players from Académico de Viseu were positive to covid-19, being "isolated" and fulfilling the determinations of the Directorate-General for Health (DGS), the SAD of the II Liga football club said today.
The squad was tested on Thursday, 48 hours before Saturday's game, with Académica de Coimbra, counting for the first round of the II football league, fulfilling what is determined by the plan to resume professional competitions, prepared by League of clubs.
The club's SAD did not disclose the identity of the infected, limiting itself, in a short note published on social networks, to confirming the three positive cases in elements of the club, adding that they are “without symptoms” and “comply with the isolation rules, following all DGS rules and under the supervision of the club's clinical department ”.
Source contacted by Lusa confirmed that they are three players from the team coached by Sérgio Brois.
The Académico de Viseu plays on Saturday, at 11 am at the Estádio do Fontelo, in a match of the first round of the II Football League, against Académica de Coimbra.