Valencia have confirmed that 35% of the club’s players & staff tested positive for coronavirus.
The Spanish club announced last weekend players Mangala, Garay and
Gaya and two other staff were infected with the coronavirus. Now things
are getting worse.
According to the latest report by El Chiringuito, at least 12 Valencia players have tested positive for coronavirus.
Valencia CF inform that new positive cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus have been detected among is first-team staff and players.
the strict measures adopted by the club after playing a UEFA Champions
League game on February 19, 2020, in Milan, an area confirmed as high
risk by Italian authorities days later, distancing the squad for their
work environment and the public, recent results show that exposure to
those games has caused a 35 per cent positive result rate.
All of these persons are now at home, in good health and obeying self-isolation measures.
providing further information over the coming hours, the club reiterate
our support for the health authorities and their social awareness
campaigns, and emphasis to all of the population the importance of
staying at home and continuing to follow the previously published
hygiene and illness-prevention measures.
CF reiterate our confidence in the Spanish health system, and in the
recommendations made by the Ministry of Health for cases of coronavirus
infection such as these. Source>> Here