Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for coronavirus

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Superstar footballer, Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for coronavirus while on International duty for Portugal

The Juventus striker is not suffering any symptoms, but is now self-isolating and will play no part in Portugal’s clash with Sweden.

The Portugal’s Football Federation said in a statement: “Cristiano Ronaldo was released from the work of the National Team after a positive test for COVID-19, so he will not face Sweden.

“The Portuguese international is doing well, without symptoms, and in isolation.

“Following the positive case, the remaining players underwent new tests this Tuesday morning, all with a negative result, and are available to Fernando Santos for training this afternoon, in the City of Football.

“The game, counting for the qualification phase of the League of Nations, is scheduled for Wednesday, at 19:45, in Alvalade.”

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