Cristiano Ronaldo to complete quarantine in Italy after positive coronavirus test

Cristiano Ronaldo to complete quarantine in Italy after positive coronavirus test

Cristiano Ronaldo has returned to Italy to complete his coronavirus quarantine after he tested positive on Tuesday.

Ronaldo, who returned a positive coronavirus test while on international duty with Portugal, was initially expected to stay in his homeland to complete isolation and potentially not return to Italy for two weeks.

He will be required to observe a period of isolation in Italy and therefore will be unavailable for Juventus’ upcoming matches against Crotone in Serie A and Dynamo Kiev in the Champions League.

The Portuguese Football Federation (PFF) announced Ronaldo’s positive test and said in Tuesday’s statement that the 35-year-old was “doing well, without symptoms, and in isolation”.

The rest of the Portugal squad all returned negative results after being tested on Tuesday and are available for the visit of Sweden in Lisbon. Continue reading