21 March 2020

Four Portsmouth players test positive for coronavirus

Portsmouth football club have revealed that four of their players have tested positive for coronavirus.

James Bolton, Andy Cannon, Sean Raggett  and Haji Mnoga all returned positive results after all the players and first team staff were tested earlier this week.

Pompey are still waiting to hear back on 'approximately half of the results' meaning more players could be affected.

The club's chief executive Mark Catlin said: “Football is not immune from this virus and I can assure you that it only really hits home when those that you know contract it.

“We once again urge everyone to follow the current government guidelines.”

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