Four players will be added to Spain's training bubble less than a week before their Euro 2020 opener against Sweden after Sergio Busquets tested positive for COVID-19.
are the four players who have been called up to take part in a parallel training bubble followingcaptain Sergio Busquets’ positive COVID-19 test on Sunday
The Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) revealed on Sunday that captain
had tested positive for COVID-19, forcing the entire squad to go into isolation.
With the senior squad in isolation, Spain will have to play with the Under-21 team in a friendly against
The RFEF has now announced thatLeeds United
will enter the bubble on Tuesday.
An RFEF statement said:
"In anticipation of the possible consequences that Sergio Busquets' positive could bring, the coaching staff has decided to incorporate a group of footballers to complete training during the next few days under Luis Enrique's orders within a parallel bubble.
"In this sense, tomorrow [Tuesday] the players Rodrigo Moreno, Pablo Fornals, Carlos Soler, and Brais Mendez will join the sessions in Las Rozas.
"In addition, once the game against Lithuania is over, a small group of footballers yet to be confirmed will join the training sessions of the senior team under the same conditions as the previous ones.
"They will train at different times and will not mix in any case with the summoned.
"The players invited to the training sessions will remain outside the Ciudad del Futbol bubble and will go daily to Las Rozas after having passed the relevant daily tests before their arrival and during their stay.
"Their definitive incorporation to the Euro 2020 list will be evaluated based on the results obtained in the coming days."