Manchester United Player, Jesse Lingard tested positive for COVID-19, 9news Nigeria reports.
According to Manchester United, It was learnt that Jesse Lingard is isolating after the club confirmed he has tested positive for Covid-19.
The England international, 28, had featured in all three of Manchester United’s pre-season friendly fixtures but is not available for the final test against Everton on Saturday lunchtime.
United confirmed his absence in a statement on their club website ahead of kick-off although there is no time frame given over his possible return.
“Unfortunately, Jesse Lingard is unavailable after testing positive for Covid-19,” the statement read. “He is isolating in line with Government and Premier League Guidelines.”