PSG stars, Neymar, Di Maria and Paredes, test positive for Coronavirus
Paris Saint-Germain team-mates, Neymar, Angel Di Maria, and Leandro Paredes have reportedly tested positive for Coronavirus.
The Ligue 1 champions did not name the players involved, but Neymar, Angel Di Maria, and Leandro Paredes are believed to be the three players to have tested positive, as reported by French outlet, L’Equipe.
The three players have been holidaying in Ibiza following the club’s defeat to Bayern Munich in the Champions League final on August 23.
A club statement read: ‘Three PSG-English players are confirmed positive after a Sars CoV2 test and have undergone the appropriate health protocols,’
Trois joueurs du @PSG_inside sont confirmés positifs au test Sars CoV2 et sont soumis au protocole sanitaire approprié.
L’ensemble des joueurs et du staff continueront à réaliser des tests pendant les prochains jours. — Paris Saint-Germain (@PSG_inside) September 2, 2020
‘All players and staff will continue to be tested over the next few days.’
All three players will now spend time in quarantine and may likely miss the first PSG fixture of the new season against Lens on September 10.