Barcelona have confirmed that Dani Alves and Clement Lenglet have both tested positive for COVID-19 and are now isolating in their homes.
The Catalan club confirmed the news on theirofficial Twitter account
, adding that both players will miss the club’s training session on Tuesday.
‘Clément Lenglet and Dani Alves have both tested positive for Covid-19 and will not be taking part in tomorrow’s training session at 6.00 pm CET at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper.’
Barca said in a statement
The duo will also miss the trip toMallorca
on Sunday. The Brazilian right-back could have made his debut in that encounter after his arrival a few months ago.
on a free transfer last month after leavingSao Paulo
in September due to a contractual issue.
The 38-year-old, who played 391 times for Barcelona during his first spell at Camp Nou, will not be able to formally register for the Catalan giants until the January transfer window opens.
The news will be a blow to
as he does not haveAnsu Fati
, andSergino Dest
for the game due to injuries, while midfieldersGavi
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