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Football covid 19


Bayern's Kimmich out with lung problem after Covid infection

December 09, 2021 6:21 pm

Kimmich said in October he was not vaccinated against the virus, forcing him to miss games while isolating after contact with infected people.

German sport facing disruption as 4th coronavirus wave hits

November 22, 2021 10:49 pm

Bundesliga powerhouse Bayern Munich on Monday had five players in quarantine because they are unvaccinated and two more in isolation after contracting COVID-19.

Germany player tests positive for virus, 4 more quarantined

November 09, 2021 6:01 pm

The German soccer federation said Tuesday that the unnamed player was fully vaccinated and does not have any symptoms.

Health officials slam celebrating Napoli fans

June 19, 2020 4:55 pm

Deputy Health Minister Sandra Zampa says the celebration amounted to "dangerous behaviour". Fans in Naples flooded into central piazzas and set off fireworks to celebrate shortly after Napoli beat Juventus in an empty stadium in Rome on Wednesday.

Rio restarts soccer league next to field hospital for Covid-19

June 19, 2020 1:52 pm

Copa Libertadores champion Flamengo beat Bangu 3-0 in a local league game that was witnessed by fewer than 200 people in Brazil’s historic 78,000-seat Maracanã Stadium on Thursday night.

Norwich City player tests positive for Covid-19 ahead of EPL restart

June 14, 2020 10:29 am

The Norwich player will not be available for his team's restart game against Southampton on Friday as he has to self-isolate for seven days and then return a negative test before resuming training

Mexican soccer to resume play with no spectators July 24

June 11, 2020 1:43 pm

League President Enrique Bonilla, who himself tested positive for the coronavirus, said it was unclear when the teams would be allowed to play in front of fans.

WATCH: Arsenal beat Charlton 6-0 in friendly

June 07, 2020 9:49 am

Arsenal hosted second-tier Charlton behind closed doors and with officiating roles carried out by club staff.

Italian federation agrees to allow five substitutions

June 06, 2020 8:44 am

The change was approved by soccer’s rule-making body IFAB in May to help teams battling possible fixture congestion as they try and complete the season in a short period of time.

Valencia's Rodrigo says match may have spread virus

June 05, 2020 11:04 am

Experts say the first leg on February 19 in Milan was one of the biggest reasons why the virus was so deadly in Atalanta's home city of Bergamo.