Premier League : 5 players test positive in latest round of tests

Five individuals have tested positive for coronavirus during the latest round of testing across the Premier League

1,128 players and club officials were tested between October 5-11.

That figure sees the number of positive cases fall from nine positive cases last week.

Those who tested positive for Covid-19 have not been identified and will now self-isolate for a period of 10 days.

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“The Premier League can today confirm that between Monday 5 October and Sunday 11 October, 1,128 players and club staff were tested for COVID-19,” the Premier League said in a statement.

“Of these, there were five new positive tests. Players or club staff who have tested positive will self-isolate for a period of 10 days.”

Premier League Game Resume this Saturday 17th October 2020

  • Everton vs Liverpool
  • Chelsea vs Southampton
  • Man City vs Arsenal
  • Newcastle vs Man Utd

Premier League Latest Points Table 

1) Everton –         4 M – 12 Points
2) Aston Villa –    3 M – 9 Points
3) Leicester    –    4 M – 9 Points
4) Arsenal      –     4 M – 9 Points
5) Liverpool  –      4 M – 9 Points
6) Tottenham –    4 M – 7 Points
7) Chelsea      –     4 M – 7 Points
8) Leeds          –     4 M – 7 Points
9) NewCastle –    4 M – 6 Points
10) West Ham –   4 M – 6 Points
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