PSG’s Di Maria, Draxler test COVID-19 positive...

Dhaka, Wednesday   19 January 2022

PSG’s Di Maria, Draxler test COVID-19 positive

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:42 PM, 8 January 2022  

Angel di Maria and Julian Draxler

Angel di Maria and Julian Draxler

Paris St Germain winger Angel di Maria and midfielder Julian Draxler have tested positive for COVID-19, the French football club announced on Thursday. 

In a statement, PSG said that the pair returned positive results on Thursday morning. Both players are following health protocols and have isolated themselves, it added. 

Argentine player Di Maria has three goals and five assists in 16 games in all competitions for PSG this season, while Germany's Draxler has two goals and two assists in 14 games. 

Earlier on Wednesday, PSG announced that Argentine star Leo Messi had tested negative while Layvin Kurzawa tested positive for the virus and went into isolation. 

PSG is top of the Ligue 1 standings on 46 points after 19 matches, 13 points above second-placed Nice. 

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