Serie A: Inter Milan's Ashley Young tests positive for COVID-19, club confirms

Former Watford and Aston Villa player Ashley Young joined Inter from Manchester United in January.

Agence France-Presse October 11, 2020 16:55:06 IST
Serie A: Inter Milan's Ashley Young tests positive for COVID-19, club confirms

File image of Inter Milan's Ashley Young. AFP

Milan: Inter Milan's English midfielder Ashley Young has tested positive for coronavirus , the Italian Serie A team confirmed on Sunday.

"Ashley Young tested positive for COVID-19 following the tests carried out yesterday (Saturday) at Appiano Gentile," the club said in a statement.

"The English player is already in quarantine at home."

Former Watford and Aston Villa player Young joined Inter from Manchester United in January.

The 35-year-old becomes the sixth player to test positive at the club after midfielders Radja Nainggolan and Roberto Gagliardini, defender Milan Skriniar, Italy under-21 international Alessandro Bastoni and goalkeeper Ionut Radu.

Serie A runners-up Inter Milan next meet city rivals AC Milan on 17 October.

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