Tuesday September 22 2020
Torino: First-team player positive for COVID-19

Torino have cancelled today’s training session and confirmed a positive case of coronavirus in the first team squad.

The training session scheduled for September 22 has been cancelled, as the club confirmed a positive case in the team and await results from the swab tests before returning to the club's facilities.

“Torino Football Club announce that following the routine swab tests – carried out according to the anti-COVID protocol required by the FIGC – a positive case was found in the first team,” the club wrote in a statement.

“The player was not included in the squad for last Saturday’s match in Florence.

“The asymptomatic person in question is in home isolation under the supervision of the Granata medical staff.

“Torino FC will follow the entire procedure provided for by the protocol.”

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