Christiano Ronaldo tests positive for COVID-19
Portugal and Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, has tested positive for coronavirus, the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF) has announced. The 35-year-old is “doing well without symptoms, and in isolation, “the FPF said in a statement. The remainder of the Portugal squad has tested negative for COVID-19. The Portugal captain became the
first European to score 100 international goals in men’s football when his side beat Sweden in the reverse Nations League fixture in September. As a result of his period in quarantine, Ronaldo will miss today’s game against Sweden, the Serie A fixture at Crotone on 17 October and his side’s opening Champions’ League group game against Dynamo Kiev on 20 October. Ronaldo posted a selfie with the Portugal squad on social media on Monday night with the caption “United on and off the field”.