Two cases of coronavirus in Borussia Moenchengladbach: report

BERLIN: Six of the ten positive tests for coronavirus discovered among Bundesliga The clubs were reported to have two cases of the virus in Borussia in fourth place. Moenchengladbach .

On Tuesday, regional paper The Rheinische Post cited sources close to the club in claiming an unnamed Moenchengladbach player and physiotherapist had tested positive for the virus.

Both have been quarantined, but the Gladbach squad has trained as normal amid hopes that the German top flight will receive the green light on Wednesday to resume from May 15.

German on Monday Football League (DFL) revealed that there were 10 cases of COVID-19 among 1,724 tests (0.58 percent) carried out by the 36 clubs in the top two levels in Germany.

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Last Friday, the Cologne high-flying team confirmed two players and a physio also tested positive and was quarantined, while Dynamo Dresden Second Division has a confirmed case of the virus.

Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet the 16 heads of the German states with the restart of the Bundesliga on the agenda in Wednesday's conference call.

If they get the go-ahead to resume, the DFL says strict hygiene measures will be followed with league games behind closed doors.

Regular testing will provide protection to players and operating room staff to complete the remaining nine rounds of matches and end the season.

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