Football: All players of Ukraine's national team test negative for COVID-19

Source : 112 Ukraine

The team returned to Kyiv after being quarantined in Lucerne
15:35, 19 November 2020


All players of the national team football of Ukraine are no longer infected with coronavirus infection. This was reported by the press service of the Ukrainian Association of Football (UAF).

Today, the Ukrainian national team returned from Switzerland and immediately run tests for Covid-19. All players received negative results.

Related: Ukraine’s national football team loses three more players due to Covid-19

Prior to the crucial match against Switzerland, seven players of Ukraine's national team tested positive for coronavirus infection. Lucerne's chief physician sent the Ukrainian team to quarantine. UEFA had to cancel the match, its fate will be decided tomorrow, on November 20.

As we reported earlier, the national football team of Ukraine will try to keep its third place and in Division A with a potential win over Switzerland.

With its recent loss to the German side, Ukraine has lost its last chance to get first place in its group. In order to take third place, Ukrainians cannot drop more than one ball. In case of a tie, face-to-face meetings between the teams will be taken into account - Ukraine won the first match 2:1.

The Yellow-Blues faced Switzerland twice, getting one victory and one draw. 

Related: Nations League: UEFA cancels Switzerland-Ukraine game

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