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Football: Five players positive for COVID after the Italy – England assignment | Instant News

(ANSA) – ROME, 6 APR – The number of football players who have tested positive for COVID-19 after returning last week from joint duty with Italy for three World Cup qualifying matches has risen to five.

Cagliari goalkeeper Alessio Cragno is the last player to test positive after Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci, Paris Saint-Germain pair Marco Verratti and Alessandro Florenzi and Freiburg midfielder Vincenzo Grifo.

The Italian Football Federation has reported that four members of the Azzurri staff tested positive after Wednesday’s 2-0 win in Lithuania. (ANSA).