Juventus Defender Tests Positive For Coronavirus

BEVERLY HILLS, March 12, (THEWILL) – Juventus defender, Daniele Rugani has tested positive to Coronavirus, the club has announced.

Rugani is the second footballer in Italy to be tested positive for the disease with the first being a Nigerian-Italian player in the Serie C.

Italy is the most ravaged country in Europe, with the disease grounding the Serie A after organisers announced a suspension of the league.

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Games involving Italian teams in Europe have also been billed to be played behind closed doors.

Coronavirus was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation on Wednesday, with over 90 countries affected and almost 4000 people infected.