Through a statement, from Azul Azul they notified a member of the infected team, although they assure that this was not going to be part of the trip to Argentina to play the Superclásico. Of course, they warn that, due to the same situation, they made the decision to drop two players, despite having a negative result.
Just as the delegation of University of Chile Course to Argentina to dispute the first Super classic of the season against Colo Colo, from the club they reported a positive case of Covid-19, although they warn that it is from a member who was not considered to travel.
“The Club Universidad de Chile reports that during the morning of this Thursday, all of our First Men’s Team underwent PCR tests, the results of which were recently known and where a player tested positive for COVID-19,” the statement begins. that they uploaded on their social networks.
Although in the morning the coach Santiago Escobar gave a list of players who were not going to be part of the trip, alluding to injuries or who were not physically prepared, the document states that the infected person was quickly isolated and is in good health, although to prevent they made the determination to exclude two other players.
“Although the player is not part of the delegation, the Club made the decision that as a precaution two footballers should not travel with the team, although the results of their tests were negative,” they warn from the club.
For this reason, they assure that once they arrive in Argentina, where this Friday they will play against Colo Colo, they will undergo new PCR tests.
“Our campus will undergo new preventive tests in the next few hours in order to constantly monitor the internal health situation,” they conclude.