Juventus confirmed – today, Tuesday – that its player Juan Cuadrado was infected with the Corona virus, becoming the second player in the ranks of the Italian football champions to be infected with the infection this week, before the important confrontation with Milan tomorrow, Wednesday, in the league.
Brazilian defender Alex Sandro is already undergoing self-isolation after contracting the virus on Monday, and Cuadrado was confirmed positive after the latest round of tests.
We wish our player Cuadrado a speedy recovery after he was infected with the Coronavirus
– JuventusFC (@Juventusfcar) January 5, 2021
Juventus said, “During the tests conducted by the club according to the health protocols, Juan Cuadrado came out positive for Covid-19. The player has already been placed in self-isolation and he is not suffering from any symptoms.”
– JuventusFC (@Juventusfcar) January 4, 2021
Juventus will visit Milan on Wednesday, as coach Andrea Pirlo’s side seeks to narrow the ten-point gap that separates them from the league leaders.