The next Corona fright for RB Leipzig: After coach Jesse March and goalkeeper Peter Gulags, six more people from the team and the closer environment have been positively tested on Covid-19.
This was announced by the club on Friday afternoon. From the players Will Orbán, Yusuf Paulsen, Hugo Nova and Mohamed Simian are affected.
All six people are in domestic quarantine. With the 55 other persons studied, the PCR test fell negative from Thursday. Trainer March and the five RB professionals are thus for the home game on Sunday (17:30 clock) against Bayer Leverkusen, which takes place in accordance with the Corona Protection Ordinance from empty ranks.
Spicy is especially the case Paulsen. The Danish international had flown in the past Wednesday despite a calf injury to the Champions League away game at FC Bruges (5: 0) and had sat on the bank for moral support. In the cabin, before the kick-up, he should even have held a motivational speech according to the picture newspaper.
We are in close exchange with the health department and will continue to test continuously, RB said in an opinion.