Austrian soccer membership Salzburg stopped its gamers from becoming a member of their nationwide groups on Monday after six coronavirus circumstances had been discovered within the squad.
The Austrian champion stated it acquired outcomes Sunday displaying six constructive assessments amongst gamers who had been on account of head to their nationwide groups through the worldwide break. Salzburg hasn’t named the gamers and stated they’re all in isolation and nobody is displaying signs.
Salzburg stated everybody on the membership examined unfavourable in samples taken Friday earlier than the workforce performed to a 1-1 draw with Rapid Vienna on Sunday. Another spherical of testing is deliberate for Monday.
The membership stated “all international call-ups … have also been rejected for now” and that the state of affairs might change as soon as gamers have undergone extra assessments.
That might go away the Austrian nationwide workforce needing replacements forward of its upcoming video games. Salzburg goalkeeper Cican Stankovic and defenders Andreas Ulmer and Albert Vallci had been all named within the Austria squad final week.
Austria performs Luxembourg in a pleasant on Wednesday after which Nations League video games towards Northern Ireland and Norway.
Mali must cope with out Salzburg midfielder Mohamed Camara and ahead Sekou Koita. Midfielder Masayo Okugawa was in line to make his debut for Japan in upcoming friendlies.