The English Premier League announced the registration of 40 new cases of Corona, and Manchester City later announced today, Wednesday, 3 new cases of the virus; To suffer from 9 injuries to the team before the Manchester summit tonight.
Manchester City announced today, Wednesday, that the results of the Corona tests of substitute goalkeeper Scott Carson, midfielder Cole Palmer, and a member of the team’s crew showed positive hours before the match against Manchester United in the semi-finals of the League Cup of English professional football.
We can confirm that Scott Carson, Cole Palmer and a crew member have contracted the COVID-19 virus https://t.co/Ob2lj7TAyE
Manchester City (@Cityarabia) January 6, 2021
The trio joined the growing list of infected people at the club, as City lost 6 players due to the virus during its 3-1 victory over Chelsea in the Premier League at the weekend.
City stated in a statement that the injured will be subject to an isolation period, according to the protocols of the English Premier League and the British government.
City’s match against Everton was postponed last week; Due to the multiplicity of positive cases, Manchester United, Sheffield United and Fulham also suffered from the spread of the virus in their ranks.
Yesterday, Tuesday, the Premier League announced that it had recorded 40 new cases of Corona, the highest rate in one week during the season, after two rounds of checks last week.