Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for coronovirus

According to the statement, Ronaldo is “well, without symptoms, and in isolation.”

The 35-year-old Juventus forward played a friendly for Portugal against France in the Nations League on Sunday and against Spain last week.

Ronaldo will now miss his country’s next Nations League fixture against Sweden on Wednesday, as well as the upcoming matches of Juventus which include the Serie A Clash with Croton and a Champions League group game against Dynamo Kyiv.

International break

Despite the increasing cases of Kovid-19 worldwide, many footballers have left their clubs to play international games.

However, some clubs have not released players to play for their countries, including Austrian side RB Salzburg whose players were called for Mali, Cameroon, Zambia, Austria and Hungary.

Ronaldo (right) shared a joke with French striker Kylian Mapppe (center) during Portugal's League of Nations match.
On Monday, Ronaldo Posted a photo Social media to share a meal with her Portuguese colleagues.

Forward has scored three league goals in two games this season for Juventus – one against Sempadoria and one against AS Roma.

He also scored twice as Portugal beat Sweden 2–0 in the United Nations last month.

With his first goal against Sweden, Ronaldo became the second player to reach the milestone of 100 international goals. He is now eight goals behind the all-time international record of 109 set by Irani Ali Daei.
Ronaldo flew back to his native Madeira earlier this year when cases of coronovirus began to arise across Europe and football was suspended according to Reuters.

He then helped Juventus win the Serie A title after the league’s restart.


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