CRISTIANO RONALDO TESTED POSSITIVE FOR CORONA VIRUS.October 14, 2020
Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro GOIH ComM is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a forward for Serie A club Juventus and captains the Portugal national team.
Born: 5 February 1985 (age 35 years), Hospital Dr. Nélio Mendonça, Funchal, PortugalHeight: 1.87 mSalary: 3.1 crores EUR (2019)Partner: Georgina Rodríguez (2017–)Children: Cristiano Ronaldo Jr., Alana Martina dos Santos Aveiro, Eva Maria Dos Santos, Mateo RonaldoCurrent teams: Juventus F.C. (#7 / Forward), Portugal national football team (#7 / Forward).
(CNN)Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for coronavirus, the Portuguese Football Federation said in a statement Tuesday.According to the statement, Ronaldo is “well, without symptoms, and in isolation.”The 35-year-old Juventus forward played for Portugal against France in the Nations League on Sunday and against Spain in a friendly last week.
Ronaldo will now miss his country’s next Nations League fixture against Sweden on Wednesday, as well as Juventus’ upcoming matches which include a Serie A clash with Crotone and a Champions League group game against Dynamo Kyiv.Following Ronaldo’s positive test, the Portuguese Football Federation also said that every player subsequently returned a negative test on Tuesday morning.READ: As coronavirus cases surge, hundreds of footballers jet off thousands of miles round the world
Ronaldo during a game in the 2006–07 Premier League season
International break :
Despite surging cases of Covid-19 across the globe, many footballers have left their clubs to play international games.However, some clubs have not released players to play for their countries, including Austrian side RB Salzburg whose players were called up for Mali, Cameroon, Zambia, Austria and Hungary.
Ronaldo (right) shares a joke with French striker Kylian Mbappe (center) during Portugal’s Nations League match.