COVID-19 crisis hits Cagliari

Cagliari have reportedly postponed their pre-season training retreat, which was meant to begin tomorrow, after four team members tested positive for COVID-19.

The news from Unione Sarda newspaper comes after striker Kiril Despodov tested positive, but he was on vacation in Bulgaria and remains quarantined there.

As per protocol, the full squad and staff were tested for coronavirus on Tuesday at the training ground in Sardinia.

Cagliari have reportedly postponed their pre-season training retreat, which was meant to begin tomorrow, after four team members tested positive for COVID-19.

The news from Unione Sarda newspaper comes after striker Kiril Despodov tested positive, but he was on vacation in Bulgaria and remains quarantined there.

As per protocol, the full squad and staff were tested for coronavirus on Tuesday at the training ground in Sardinia.

They were then meant to have more tests tomorrow and begin the journey to their pre-season camp in Aritzo, remaining there until Sunday August 23.

However, another three players have reportedly now tested positive for COVID-19.

With the fear of it spreading further, the club therefore decided to postpone their pre-season training camp.

Cagliari squad named for pre-season training camp:

Simone Aresti; Giuseppe Ciocci; Niccolò Cabras; Alessio Cragno; Salvatore Boccia; Andrea Carboni; Luca Ceppitelli; Paolo Faragò; Ragnar Klavan; Charalampos Lykogiannīs; Ivan Michelotti; Simone Pinna; Fabio Pisacane; Sebastian Walukiewicz; Filip Bradarić; Fabrizio Caligara; Riccardo Ladinetti; Nahitan Nández; Radja Nainggolan; Cristian Oliva; Marko Rog; Luca Gagliano; João Pedro; Federico Marigosu; Leonardo Pavoletti; Gastón Pereiro; Giovanni Simeone

Leave a Reply