February 8th, local time, before the La Liga match against Celta at home, Atletico Madrid officially announced that the team’s French players Thomas Lemar and Mexican player Hector Herrera tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
Atletico Madrid has recently tested positive for COVID-19 for a total of six first-team players.
Previously, four players, Elmoso, Carrasco, Felix and Moussa Dembele, have tested positive for nucleic acid.
Atletico Madrid has also become the La Liga club most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic recently. One of the music departments.