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Tokyo Olympics Latest News: Big setback, South Africa soccer team report three COVID-19 cases, full team quarantined
July 18, 2021
Tokyo Olympics Newest Information – 3 Optimistic instances in South Africa staff: Huge setback, South Africa soccer staff report three COVID-19 instances, full staff quarantined: South Africa have confirmed three constructive COVID-19 instances of their soccer squad for the Olympic Video games in Tokyo, together with gamers Thabiso Monyane and Kamohelo Mahlatsi.
Video Analyst Mario Masha additionally examined constructive on arrival in Tokyo because the staff prepares to face hosts Japan on Thursday.
Tokyo Olympics Newest Information: Huge setback, South Africa soccer staff report three COVID-19 instances, full staff quarantined
Tokyo Olympics Newest Information – 3 Optimistic instances in South Africa soccer staff:
“Now we have three constructive instances of COVID-19 within the camp right here, two gamers and an official,” staff supervisor Mxolisi Sibam mentioned in a media launch from the South African Soccer Affiliation on Sunday.
“There may be each day screening….Masha and Monyane reported excessive temperatures and constructive saliva exams, and had been then taken to do the nasal take a look at…they usually sadly examined constructive for COVID-19. Mahlatsi is the most recent participant to undergo the identical course of.”
He mentioned in consequence, the staff has been quarantined till cleared to coach, ready for outcomes from exams earlier on Sunday.
“This unlucky scenario has made us miss our first intensive coaching session final night time.”
Mexico and France are additionally in South Africa’s first spherical group.