Cristiano Ronaldo has been tested positive on the coronavirus. The Portuguese football association has released a statement that the Juventus forward has been tested positive and that he will miss the match in the Nations League against Sweden. It has also been confirmed that Ronaldo is asymptotic and that he has gone into self-isolation.
A statement read: “Cristiano Ronaldo was released from training with the national team after a positive test for Covid-19, so he will not face Sweden. The Portugal international is doing well, without symptoms, and in isolation.”
“Following the positive test, the remaining players underwent new tests on Tuesday morning, and all produced a negative result and are available to Fernando Santos for training this afternoon.” As Ronaldo will go in a fourteen day isolation he will not only miss Portugal’s game in the Nations League but also Juventus’ games against Crotone in the Serie A and the Champions League match against Dynamo Kiev.