Midfielder Nguyễn Hoàng Đức is ready for PCR take a look at end result after testing constructive for COVID-19 final week. — VNA/VNS Picture
HÀ NỘI — Gamers on the nationwide males’s and ladies’s soccer groups are the newest COVID-19 sufferers within the sports activities group.
The Việt Nam Soccer Federation (VFF) has confirmed that two gamers in the boys’s squad, midfielder Nguyễn Hoàng Đức and ahead Nguyễn Văn Toàn, have had constructive assessments.
Each had been contaminated with the coronavirus throughout their time with their households after the AFF Cup, earlier this month.
Đức was examined constructive on January 6 and is at the moment unfavourable from a speedy take a look at. He’s nonetheless ready for a PCR take a look at whereas being remoted and carefully watched at dwelling in Hải Dương Province.
In the meantime, Toàn examined constructive in Hà Nội on Monday.
Each are in steady circumstances and don’t have any frequent COVID-19 signs.
Nevertheless, they’ve been requested to observe directions of native well being businesses on isolation to make sure security for the group till January 16.
The nationwide crew, who’ve had third vaccination pictures, will collect for coaching on Thursday for the upcoming 2022 World Cup qualifier in Hà Nội.
Đức and Toàn are anticipated to be late for the camp.
Việt Nam will play Australia on January 27 in Melbourne, and China 5 days in a while dwelling turf.
On the ladies’s crew, who’re practising in Spain, 4 gamers and one physician of the nationwide squad are constructive. They’d assessments on Monday after info of COVID-19 circumstances in Cordoba FC that they performed in opposition to on January 4.
Việt Nam girls’s soccer gamers (in pink) in a pleasant match in opposition to Cordoba FC in Spain. 5 members of the crew examined constructive with COVID-19. Picture courtesy of VFF
They’re all in good well being and have been remoted for additional remedy. Their teammates are coaching as regular.
The 23-strong nationwide crew are on an intensive course getting ready for the 2022 Asian Cup held from January 20 to February 6.
They are going to journey to India for the event within the coming days. Việt Nam will first play South Korea in Group C on January 21. — VNS