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COVID-19 infections continue, Barcelona confirms three new cases

The Omicron variant of COVID-19 has caused havoc on the Barcelona team, as recent tests have brought three more positive results, with Philippe Coutinho, Sergino Dest and Abde Ezzalzouli, bringing to 10 the number of players infected with the virus.

Thursday’s tests revealed that Coutinho, Dest and Abde were carriers of the virus, and that comes a day after Ousmane Dembele, Samuel Umtiti and Gavi also tested positive.

The other four players on the Barcelona squad that currently have COVID-19 are Dani Alves, Jordi Alba, Clement Lenglet and Alejandro Balde.

Therefore, Xavi Hernandez will be very short on player numbers for Barcelona’s trip to Real Mallorca on January 2, with Sergio Busquets suspended and players like Ansu Fati, Pedri, Memphis Depay and Sergi Roberto all injured. .

“Sergino Dest, Coutinho and Ez Abde positive for COVID-19. “The players are in good health and are isolated at home.”

“The club has reported the cases to the relevant authorities”, it is said in the official announcement of Barcelona.


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