Juventus forward, Paulo Dybala has tested positive for COVID-19 for the fourth time in just six weeks, according to multiple reports.
The Argentine confirmed on March 21 that he and his girlfriend Oriana Sabatini had contracted COVID-19 after his first positive test for the disease, as one of three Juventus players to contract the disease. The other two players are Blaise Matuidi and Danielle Rugani, who have since recovered from Covid-19.
The forward had recently spoke about he and his girlfriend, Sabatini, were feeling much better. After a while, he reported on how he was struggling to breathe, and it appears he is unable to shake off the virus at this stage.
“Luckily, we are much better, these days we do not have any symptoms,” said Dybala. “From there we had more symptoms, such as cough, tired body and when we slept I felt very cold, but from the club they had told us that we were going to be fine so we had to be calm.”
Italian clubs are set to return players to individual training on May 4, after Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced in a televised broadcast. The clubs would be returning to group sessions on May 18 as Serie A plots its return to action.
By: Muyiwa Aguda