President of football’s world governing body, FIFA, Gianni Infantino has tested positive for COVID-19.
The President and people that have been in close contact with him in the past few days are currently self isolating.
A statement from FIFA read,”FIFA President Gianni Infantino has received confirmation today that he has tested positive for coronavirus. The FIFA President, who has reported mild symptoms, has immediately placed himself in self-isolation and will remain in quarantine at least for 10 days.
“All people who came into contact with the FIFA President during the last few days have been informed accordingly and they are being requested to take the necessary steps.
“FIFA sincerely wishes President Infantino a speedy recovery.”