3 Bengaluru FC staff, players test COVID-19 positive ahead of AFC Qualifiers

Last Updated: Wednesday, 7 April 2021 (18:01 IST)
Panaji: Indian club on Wednesday said three cases have been detected among its players and staff ahead of its (Preliminary Stage Two) match on April 14.

According to the club, the positive cases were reported after the side assembled for their training camp which began here on April 5.
       
“Latest COVID-19 tests within the Blues’ camp in Goa have shown three positive cases among players and staff,” the Bengaluru FC said on its twitter handle.
       
“Bengaluru FC continues to take all the necessary precautions at the highest levels to stay safe, secure and healthy,” it added.
       
BFC will take on either Nepal Army Club or Sri Lanka Police at the GMC Stadium in Bambolim on April 14.
       
The former champions BFC finished seventh on the table at the end of the last ISL league stage after winning five matches, drawing seven and losing eight games. (UNI)