News of Bournemouth goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale’s positive coronavirus test “shook” the Premier League club, according to manager Eddie Howe.
Ramsdale initially tested negative but returned a positive test days later.
The 22-year-old was asymptomatic but is one of eight people to test positive from across the Premier League so far.
“I imagine anxiety is there among the players,” Howe told the Daily Mail. “I can only imagine they are feeling the same way as I am.’
“There was not one positive within our group during the early stages and we [...]
Bournemouth goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale says he was one of two individuals to test positive for coronavirus in the latest round of Premier League tests.
A total of 996 players and club staff were tested in the second round of testing last week. The other individual at a different club has not been named.
Eight people from Premier League clubs have tested positive after 1,744 tests.
Ramsdale, 22, who had tested negative last Monday, told the Sun he was asymptomatic.
“It’s definitely a shock. I’ve not been in contact with anybody and I’ve now got it,” said [...]