Cristiano Ronaldo, the Portugal based World’s Best Football Player, has tested positive for Coronavirus.
This development was confirmed by the Football Federation on Tuesday.
The statement said the 35-year-old Juventus forward was asymptomatic and feeling fine but he must now undergo a period of self-isolation.
The rest of the Portugal team have returned negative tests and are available for selection.
The statement reads, “Cristiano Ronaldo was released from the work of the national team after a positive test for COVID-19, so he will not face Sweden.The Portuguese international is doing well, without symptoms, and in isolation.
“Following the positive case, the remaining players underwent new tests this Tuesday morning, all with a negative result, and are available for training this afternoon.”