Manchester United have confirmed they have no positive coronavirus cases within their first team.
The news came a day afterManchester United
canceled their pre-season friendly againstPreston North End
on Saturday, due to a small number of suspected positive coronavirus cases.
Players and staff are routinely tested and results on Thursday taken by lateral flow tests showed a small number of players and staff had tested positive for the virus.
That group isolated but are all now allowed back into the training ground after further testing showed they are negative.
A statement from the Red Devils on Friday said
: "After further testing yesterday [Thursday] and today [Friday], we can confirm that there are no positive cases within the first-team group.
"Following consultation with the Premier League, they are satisfied that all COVID protocols have been followed correctly and the squad can return to training immediately."
United will close their pre-season program with a game againstEverton
at Old Trafford on August 7.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
’s men will faceLeeds United
in their opening fixture of the Premier League campaign a week later.
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