Cristiano Ronaldo, 35, has been diagnosed with the coronavirus in Portugal and Juventus Turin. This information has already been confirmed by the Portuguese Football Federation.
Cristiano Ronaldo was relieved of his job on the national team after he tested positive for COVID-19, so he will miss the game with Sweden (slated for Wednesday - Ed.).
- the statement says.
After the athlete received the test results, he left the location of the national team and went to quarantine. It is reported that his illness is asymptomatic, so he will recover without medical assistance.
Over the past few days, Ronaldo has played two games with the national team - he took to the field against France and Spain and was in contact with a number of leading football stars, not to mention the players of the Portuguese national team, with whom he posed for dinner a few hours before the announcement news. But this morning, Ronaldo's teammates passed new tests, which none of them showed the disease.
Cristiano Ronaldo and the Portugal national team players