November 10, 2020

Lazio v Club Brugge in jeopardy as eleven players miss out on training because of Covid fears

Lazio v Club Brugge in jeopardy as eleven players miss out on training because of Covid fears

😷 The Champions League clash between Club Brugge and Lazio is in risk as eleven players from the latter missed out on training as a result of Covid fears.

The Italian side is because of head to Belgium to encounter Brugge on Wednesday but as The Athletic press reporter James Horncastle specifies on Twitter, a total amount of 11 first-team players are presently not available.

Corriere Dello Sport additional reports that the problems have actually emerged from UEFA’s pre-game COVID swabbing, which recommends that there could be a huge outbreak in the Lazio clothing room; the move leaving them with just 12 players available for tomorrow’s match.

A press release from UEFA and also Lazio is expected before the day finishes to clarify on the claims with the current growth coming just days after the Italian government promised to involve strict measures in combating the virus.