Premier League: One COVID-19 positive result in latest round of coronavirus tests
A total of 1,213 tests were carried out among players and club staff of Premier League on Monday and Tuesday
There was one positive result from the Premier League’s latest round of tests for the novel coronavirus , the league said on Wednesday.
A total of 1,213 tests were carried out among players and club staff on Monday and Tuesday, the seventh round of tests since players from England’s 20 top-flight clubs returned to training.
The previous rounds of testing produced 13 positives in total.
No Premier League matches have taken place since March because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Premier League is scheduled to restart on 17 June, when Aston Villa face Sheffield United and Manchester City take on Arsenal.
Ranieri takes over with Watford in 15th place in the Premier League after earning seven points from their opening seven matches.
Although no official figures are available, reports suggest only seven of England's 20 top-flight clubs have more than 50 percent of their squad fully vaccinated. A number of players in Southgate's squad as well are understood not to have had the jab.
The Spaniard leaves with the club 14th in the Premier League table having collected just seven points from their opening seven games.