Turin player tests positive for coronavirus
ROME: An unidentified player in A series club Torino He tested positive for the coronavirus in the first round of tests before the planned return for club training.
A series clubs have begun to return to training this week after Italy's eight-week lockdown, the longest in Europe, although there has still been no decision on when, or if, the A series season can start again.
During the first medical examinations carried out on the players of Torino FC, a positive result emerged for COVID-19 The club said on its website on Wednesday.
The player, currently asymptomatic, was immediately quarantined and will be constantly monitored. He did not elaborate.
Although A series has said that all 20 of its clubs want to restart the season, Torino appear to have been among the less enthusiastic.
Club president Urbano Cairo said last week that Italy should already be thinking about next season.