Barcelona, on Friday, ahead of it’s Champions League quarterfinal tie against Bayern Munich, confirmed that Samuel Umtiti has tested positive for Covid-19.
In a statement, Barca said the French centre-back was “asymptomatic and in good health” as he isolates at home.
Barca’s statement read: “After the PCR tests carried out on Thursday, the first team player Samuel Umtiti has tested positive for Covid-19.
“The player is asymptomatic, is in good health and is isolating at home.
“The club has informed the relevant sporting and health authorities as well as tracing all the people who have had contact with the player so that they can undergo the corresponding PCR tests.”
Umtiti had not travelled to Lisbon with his teammates for the Champions League Final-Eight tournament, Daily Times gathered.