Spain captain Sergio Busquets has examined optimistic for Covid-19 5 days earlier than the beginning of Euro 2020.
The Spanish Soccer Federation (RFEF) confirmed on Sunday the Barcelona midfielder has left their Las Rozas coaching camp after posting a optimistic end result within the newest spherical of testing.
Nevertheless, the remainder of the staff all posted detrimental outcomes two days after their 0-0 draw in opposition to Portugal in Madrid.
Spain tackle Lithuania in Leganes on Tuesday of their final warm-up recreation earlier than the European Championship, however they’ll now be pressured to subject gamers from their U21 aspect to comply with strict well being protocols.
Spain U21 boss Luis De La Fuente can even take cost of the staff as an alternative of the senior staff’s head coach Luis Enrique, mentioned a RFEF assertion.
“The Federation’s medical providers have adopted all the mandatory measures in a case of those traits in accordance with the protocols established by each the Ministry of Well being and UEFA, in order that the footballer has deserted the focus in a medical car,” the assertion learn.
“Each the workers and the shut contacts of the participant will stay remoted for prevention within the focus of the Nationwide Crew and customized coaching routines can be undertaken, sustaining the isolation, to proceed with the preparation of the Euros.”
This week, Scotland midfielder John Fleck and Netherlands goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen each examined optimistic for Covid-19, placing in jeopardy their hopes of that includes of their aspect’s first Euro 2020 video games.
Spain open their Euro 2020 group stage in opposition to Sweden on Monday 14 June, and also will face Poland and Slovakia in Group E with all fixtures to be held on the Estadio La Cartuja in Sevilla.