The team where Maradona shone registered in recent days the positives for coronavirus of the Pole Piotr Zielinski and the Macedonian Eljif Elmas, as well as a member of their staff. In Juve there are also infected.
Napoli will not be able to travel to Turin to face Juventus this Sunday on the third day of Serie A, given the recent cases of contagion registered in the squad and in the staff of the southern Italian team, the Neapolitan club reported this Saturday to the Spanish agency EFE.
Napoli registered in recent days the positive coronavirus cases of the Polish Piotr Zielinski and the Macedonian Eljif Elmas, as well as a staff member, after being measured last Sunday with Genoa, a club that has subsequently discovered up to 22 cases of contagion.
The Neapolitan club, in accordance with the sanitary protocol of the Italian Football Federation (FIGC), has subjected its squad to three rounds of coronavirus tests this week, but the health center responsible for controlling the club He has ordered this Saturday that the entire team remain in isolation.
Napoli, which was about to travel to Turin on the eve of the match corresponding to matchday three of Serie A, was blocked at the last minute, club sources confirmed.
In this context, it is likely that the Juventus-Napoli match will be postponed, as happened with Genoa-Torino this Saturday due to the high number of positives from the Genoese team, although the Serie A League has not yet made official communications .
And it is that Juventus also reported this Saturday in an official note that the last coronavirus test cycle has detected two positives in the club staff.
“Juventus Football Club communicates that, after the controls provided for by the protocol, the positive for Covid-19 of two staff members. It is not about players or the technical or medical staff. However, in accordance with regulations and (federal) protocol, the entire team group will be in isolation“says the statement from the Turin team.
“This measure will allow all the negatives to develop normal training and match activity, but will not allow contacts outside the group,” the note added.