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Barça gets rid of the coronavirus: No positives at the club

Published:13/03/2020 - 16:29h

Updated:14/03/2020 - 00:29h

FC Barcelona is emerging unscathed from the coronavirus, at least so far. In the club no positive was detected in the first team players, the sections, the quarry, nor in the workers

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The coronavirus has paralysed almost completely the European football and of the big Leagues only the German follows with the plan to play this weekend. The Spanish competition, the French, the Italian, the English or the Dutch already have announced that will stop until the shoot was more controlled. This virus could finish commanding to the fret all the tournaments and right now only fits to expect and try help in the measure of the possible to that it do not propagate more.

If something has showed these last days is that any one can contract the illness. The first big positive in the world of the football was the one of Daniele Rugani, head office of the Juventus of Turín. This contagion forced to the rest of staff juventina to go in in quarantine. Hours later, in the morning of the Thursday, went in in quarantine the Real Madrid to the complete by a positive of Trey Thompkins, wing-pívot of the team of basketball. Afterwards it was the forward of the Sampdoria, Gabbiadini, the one who admitted to have the virus.

When it seemed that it did not go to occur at all more, from the Premier League arrived other two affected by coronavirus. The first in announcing was the one of Mikel Arteta​, trainer of the Arsenal, and shortly after arrived the one of Hudson-Odoi, promising footballer of Chelsea. Also it has known that the general director of Leganés has contracted the illness and seems that in the next days could have iller.

The one who has rid , at least for the moment, is the FC Barcelona, that still does not have any affected. The players of the first team are good and do not have symptoms of at all, and neither have problems the technical body and the workers. In the rest of sections, basketball; handball; hockey skate, five-a-side football... Also they are all well and there is not any positive. In the quarry and in the Barça Feminine neither there are contagions until the day of today.

The Barça has decided to stop the trainings

To avoid that it can have some contagion, in the club have decided to stop and cancel the trainings programmed for this week. Josep Maria Bartomeu was this Friday with the first team beside the doctor Jaume Padrós, president of the School of Doctors of Barcelona and boss of labour health of the Barcelona, and the doctor Antoni Trilla, boss of Epidemología of the Hospital Clínic, to inform to all the players of the steps that will follow from now.

The UEFA has announced this Friday that the Champions League remains suspended, by what the Barcelona no longer have to concern of the meeting in front of the Naples of the Wednesday. This allows that it follow a protocol of security specialised to avoid that the coronavirus arrive to Can Barça. These weeks, all the members of the Barcelona, included the ones of the filial and the Juvenile, will work from house with a plan designed especially by the preparadores of the Catalan group.

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