Juventus duo Daniele Rugani and Blaise Matuidi both tested positive for coronavirus, but the club have now confirmed that they have beaten the disease.
Juventus Blaise Matuidi and Danielle Rugani have recovered from Covid -19 pandemic.
The French midfielder Matuidi and Italian defender Rugani had earlier weeks tested positive to Coronavirus and has been under care for recovery. pic.twitter.com/HTjd1itlz6
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Rugani, in particular, hit the headlines as he became one of the first big-name footballers to receive a positive diagnosis.
“Daniele Rugani and Blaise Matuidi underwent, as per protocol, a double check with diagnostic tests (swabs) for COVID-19,” Juventus’ statement read.
“The tests came back with negative results.
Juventus have confirmed that Daniele Rugani and Blaise Matuidi have fully recovered from coronavirus 🖤🤍 pic.twitter.com/oCCn6z4KNW
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“The players have, therefore, recovered and are no longer subjected to the home isolation regime.”
Meanwhile, Paulo Dybala has not yet recovered from COVID-19.