Cristiano Ronaldo placed under quarantine in Italy

  12 March 2020    Read: 829
Cristiano Ronaldo placed under quarantine in Italy

Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has been put under quarantine since it became known that his teammate, Juventus defender Daniele Rugani had contracted the coronavirus, reports citing Sputnik.

Rugani tested positive for COVID-19 just days after Juventus faced Inter Milan. Players on both teams, coaching staff, referees, and everybody else involved in the game were also put in quarantine.

"Juventus Football Club is currently activating all the isolation procedures required by law, including the census of those who have had contact with him", the club said in a statement and added that Rugani is not currently suffering from any symptoms of the coronavirus.

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