The Portuguese player has been forced to self-isolate ahead of their UCL clash with Chelsea.
, could miss their upcoming Champions League clash withChelsea
after it was confirmed that the player has tested positive for coronavirus.
The club confirmed the player’s diagnosis on
"Our player Joao Felix has tested positive for Covid-19.”
"He’s isolating at home, in compliance with the health authorities’ guidelines."
international, who showed no signs of infection in their recent win overCadiz
, joined his teammates,Yannick Carrasco
, four days after it was reported that the two have also tested positive for Covid-19.
Though Felix could be out of self-isolation by the time of their Champions League encounter with Chelsea, there are still some concerns over this issue whether the player will be back to full fitness or not.
As Felix spends his time in self-isolation, Atletico Madrid are expected to faceCelta Vigo
before they hopefully welcome back their young star.