Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola has recently tested positive for Covid-19 in a major outbreak at the club. The Premier League Champions City have announced that 21 players and staff are now isolating for Covid-related reasons as the virus wreaked further havoc on English football.
According to a statement from the club, “The City manager recorded a positive test on Tuesday along with assistant Juanma Lillo. Both are now isolating, along with a number of other positive cases within the City first-team bubble.
“This brings the number of those isolating for Covid-related reasons amongst the group to 21. Of that number, 14 are backroom staff and seven are first-team players.
Also, Burnley also announced today that its manager Sean Dyche have also contracted the coronavirus.
In addition, Arsenal star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, team-mate Mario Lemina and assistant coach Yala Anicet has also tested positive for Covid-19 according to Gabon coach Patrice Neveu which is just days ahead of their opening Africa Cup of Nations match.