Liverpool FC forward, Sadio Mane, has tested positive for the coronavirus disease.
His club, Liverpool made this known in a statement released via its official Twitter account on Friday night.
According to the statement, the Senegalese player is currently self-isolating.
“Sadio Mane has tested positive for the coronavirus and is currently self-isolating according to the necessary guidelines.
“The forward, who started and scored in Monday’s 3-1 victory over Arsenal, has displayed minor symptoms of the virus but is in good health overall.
“However, like with Thiago Alcantara, Liverpool Football Club are and will continue to follow all protocols relating to the coronavirus while Mane will self-isolate for the required period of time,” the statement read.