Chelsea striker Hudson-Odoi Positive Corona Virus – Chelsea striker Callum Hudson Odoi has tested positive for the coronavirus and the Blues training ground has been temporarily closed.
Certainty was announced directly through the club’s official website, Friday (3/13) morning WIB, Link 66Ceme some time after Arsenal first released their coach, Mikel Arteta was COVID-19 positive.
Striker Hudson-Odoi got a positive corona virus test after returning tonight. Chelsea personnel who have recently been in contact with Callum will isolate themselves in accordance with government guidelines,” the club’s official statement said.
Although tested positive for the corona virus, Callum is said to be in good condition and is expected to return to the training ground as soon as possible.
Even so, Chelsea confirmed that Hudson-Odoi was in pretty good condition. As a precautionary measure, Chelsea will also quarantine the players and staff involved in contact with Hudson-Odoi.
Hudson-Odoi showed symptoms similar to those of a mild cold on Monday morning and he has not been at the training ground since then as part of preventative measures. However, his test results tonight were positive. He will undergo isolation,” read a statement in the official Chelsea.
Chelsea’s main squad and coach Frank Lampard is certain to undergo quarantine. This situation will make the match Chelsea vs Aston Villa will be postponed.
Hudson-Odoi became the first player in the Premier League to be positive for the corona virus. Previously Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta, also contracted the same outbreak. The British player was tested positive for Corona Virus after experiencing cold-like symptoms
The case of Hudson-Odoi and Arteta made the Premier League operators hold a meeting with club representatives on Friday (13/3) morning local time to discuss the game schedule.
This has led to speculation of a schedule change or even the cancellation of the competition until the end of the season.