Manchester City’s Duo Gabriel Jesus & Kyle Walker Test Positive For Covid-19.
Manchester City have announced that Brazilian forward Gabriel Jesus, defender Kyle Walker and two members of staff have tested positive for Covid-19. Both players featured in City’s 4-1 win over Arsenal in the EFL cup in mid week.
Gabriel Jesus and Kyle Walker are now guaranteed to miss at least City’s next two games, at home to Newcastle on Boxing Day and at Everton on Monday but could be available for the Chelsea game on January 3rd.
“Everyone at the club wishes our colleagues a speedy recovery over the Christmas period ahead of their return to work, training and competition.” City said. Under Premier League regulations, players or club staff who have tested positive must self-isolate for a period of 10 days.