Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for Covid-19

15 October 2020 | Sports

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Portugal and Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo was said to be “fine and sunbathing” on Tuesday after testing positive for the coronavirus.

Ronaldo is asymptomatic and “will not play against Sweden” in Wednesday's Nations League match, the Portuguese federation said on its website. The five-time Ballon d'Or winner played in Portugal's goalless Nations League draw against France in Paris on Sunday. The federation added that the rest of the Portugal squad were “all negative” after tests on Tuesday morning, as was the France squad, according to the French Football Federation.

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