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PSG confirms that Pochettino has tested positive for coronavirus
Published:16/01/2021 - 07:31h
Updated:16/01/2021 - 07:31h
Paris Saint-Germain announced this past Friday night that Mauricio Pochettino has tested positive for coronavirus. The Argentine is already isolated and will be out for the next training sessions and matches of the French team
Mauricio Pochettino signed does some weeks the agreement that will join him to Paris Saint-Germain until June of 2022. The Argentinian trainer converted of this way in the successor of Thomas Tuchel, that was destituido to finals of 2020 by the Parisian group. The ex of the Tottenham, therefore, will commission of the PSG until final of campaign and a more, although it could extend his stage there until 2023, since has an optional year.
The one of Murphy carried without team from November of 2019, when the Tottenham decided to do without his services. José Mourinho commissioned of the 'spurs' from this moment and the one of Saint Faith happened to be in the unemployment. In all this time has planted him in several teams, although definitely for which has sounded stronger has been for the Real Madrid, turning into the big alternative to Zinedine Zidane when the French was on a tightrope.
A year and two months after his exit of the picture 'spur', the PSG trusted him keys of the team. The Frenchmen expect that the Argentinian carry to the Neymar Jr, Kylian Mbappé, Marco Verratti, Marquinhos, Ángel Gave María, Mauro Icardi or Ander Herrera to the highest of Europe. For now, the ex espanyolista conquered recently the Supercopa of France in front of the Olympique of Marseilles, his first title with the Parisians.
But no all have been good news for Pochettino from his arrival to the capital of France, since few days after his triumph the PSG has announced that his new trainer goes to have to happen some weeks isolated by fault of the coronavirus. The míster of Murphy has given positive by COVID-19 and will have to be shut in his house recovering until it achieve to happen the illness.
It is for seeing how many days has to be of drop the Argentinian, since it is used to to depend on the person. The normal, is to happen the virus in a term of 10 days to two weeks, but it will be necessary to expect to see how much takes he in recovering . For now, it will lose the meeting against the Angers of this Saturday, in addition to the crash in front of the Montpellier of 22 January. With luck, his return could be against the Lorient the 31 of this month.
Pochettino Will be in the eighth of Champions against the Barça
What is sure is that the trainer santafecino will be in the bench of the PSG in the eliminatory against the FC Barcelona. The Frenchmen and the Catalans confront in the eighth of Champions League and the gone is fixed for 16 February, date in which the míster will be recovered with security. It will be a tremendously interesting crossing in which it could win any one, since both groups have illusion and spare arms as to happen to chambers.