Portugal’s national team captain, Cristiano Ronaldo has been reportedly quarantined in his Madeira home after his team-mate Daniele Rugani tested positive for coronavirus.
News about the Italian defender, Daniele Rugani’s test broke out on Wednesday night as he became the second professional footballer to test positive for coronavirus after Hannover 96 defender Timo Hubers.
In a tweet, Rugani said;
‘You will have read the news and that’s why I want to reassure all those who are worrying about me, I’m fine. I urge everyone to respect the rules because this virus makes no distinctions! Let’s do it for ourselves, for our loved ones and for those around us.”
Cristiano Ronaldo has been quarantined due to the fact that Ronaldo and Rugani were captured celebrating the victory with their team-mates in their dressing room.
As it stands, everyone who came into contact with Rugani on both sides are now required to be in isolation and per reports in Portugal, Cristiano Ronaldo is currently in quarantine back home in Madeira, Portugal.