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Espanyol announces six positives for coronavirus

Published:18/03/2020 - 07:28h

Updated:18/03/2020 - 07:28h

After Valencia, it has been confirmed that Espanyol is the second LaLiga club with those infected by the coronavirus. The 'parakeets' have reported that there are six positives in their squad between the players and the 'staff'

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After Valencia, the RCD Espanyol has turned into the second team of LaLiga in confirming that several players and members of his 'staff' technical have given positive by coronavirus. The Barcelonan team has admitted in a communiqué that six members between his staff and his technical body are infected. "This afternoon it has confirmed that 6 members from among the first staff and the staff technical of the RCD Espanyol of Barcelona have given positive in the proofs of the COVID-19 effected in the last hours", explained.

In the writing, the ones of Cornellà-The Prat ensured that, at least by the moment, all the infected present slight symptoms. It has not given names still, but there is not any in danger and seems that all are fulfilling with the recommendations of the sanitary. "All find with slight symptoms and are fulfilling with the medical recommendations", finalised the communiqué.

The writing of the group 'perico' arrives only a day after Valencia confirmed to have 35% of the staff and of his 'staff' infected by the COVID-19. The group valencianista already announced that José Luis Gayà, Eliaquim Mangala and Ezequiel Garay had positive die does some days, but at the end resulted to have a lot of more contagions of the expected. It would not be odd that in the next hours could announce more affected in the rest of clubs of LaLiga.

In the case of the ones of Paterna, preferred not giving to know the names of the footballers and members of the technical body infected, further of the ones of Gayà, Mangala and Garay, that already knew . In the Espanyol has sucedido the same and in the communiqué have not given details on the positive. Perhaps, little by little it go knowing more on the subject and go out to the light these identities.

It is necessary to remember that Valencia has to a third of the members of his first team affected by his trip to Milan to play against the Atalanta. The Italian city was in one of the zones more asoladas by the coronavirus, by what to anybody has him extrañado that it have had so much infected. In the case of the blanquiazules, instead, surprises more than there is until six positive, since Barcelona, in spite of being affected, has not been a so important focus.

The Alavés confirmed two cases in his structure

It says that the Espanyol is the second team touched of LaLiga by the COVID-19, although it is necessary to signal that it does several days the Alavés also confirmed that there were two cases in his "sportive technical structure". The vitorianos detailed that any of his players neither Asier Garitano were infected, by what hinted that would be some member of the 'staff' technical. From this, only Valencia and the group 'perico' have announced new cases.

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