5 new infections with Corona virus in the English Premier League


Source: London – Reuters

On Monday, Premier League football officials announced five new cases of the emerging coronavirus, in the latest round of tests to detect “Covid-19” that players and technical staff underwent last week.

The officials said that the individuals who tested positive will be self-isolating for ten days, and added in a statement: The Premier League confirms that between the fifth and 11th of October, 1,128 players and members of the technical staff have undergone tests to detect the Covid-19 virus, and five new cases of infection have been discovered among them.

A total of 34 cases of the emerging virus have been detected in six rounds of tests since the start of the new season on September 12.