Six positive coronavirus tests in Premier League

Wednesday May 20 2020

Fans shield their eyes from the sun during the English Premier League football match on January 02, 2017. FILE PHOTO | AFP



Six positive cases for coronavirus have been detected at three Premier League clubs after players and staff were tested ahead of a return to training.

"The Premier League can today confirm that, on Sunday 17 May and Monday 18 May, 748 players and club staff were tested for COVID-19. Of these, six have tested positive from three clubs," the Premier League said in a statement on Tuesday.