Lionel Messi tests Covid positive along with three others, PSG confirms

PSG on Sunday evening has confirmed that four of their players along with Lionel Messi has been tested Covid positive.

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Lionel Messi and three other players from the PSG team have been tested Covid positive, the team management has confirmed on Sunday evening. Juan Bernat, Sergio Rico and Nathan Bitumazala are the other three players to be tested positive.

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Lionel Messi along with the other three players will miss PSG's next match against Vannes on Monday. From Monday, everyone in France will have to serve a quarantine period if they test positive regardless of the variant.

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Messi had featured in PSG's last six Ligue1 matches. Moreover, he was also a part of PSG's UCL defeat to Manchester City. Although he was very influential in PSG's win over Club Brugge in UCL Group-A.

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Meanwhile, Neymar is still recovering from his ankle injury. He is going through a rehabilitation process in Brazil. In fact, he is expected to be fit within the next three weeks.

On the other hand, Monaco has confirmed that seven of their players are covid positive. However, all of them are stable and healthy right now.

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