Slovakia football team coach Pavel Hapal tests positive for COVID-19, along with players Milan Skriniar, Jaroslav Mihalik

Hapal, players Milan Skriniar and Jaroslav Mihalik, the team's spokesperson and five technical staff have all tested positive.

Agence France-Presse October 13, 2020 23:37:52 IST
Slovakia football team coach Pavel Hapal tests positive for COVID-19, along with players Milan Skriniar, Jaroslav Mihalik

File image of Pavel Hapal. AFP

Slovakia's football team coach Pavel Hapal has tested positive for COVID-19 , the Slovak Football Association said on Tuesday, bringing the number of infected players and technical staff to nine.

"All those infected were isolated and entered the mandatory ten-day quarantine," SFZ said in a statement on its website.

Hapal, players Milan Skriniar and Jaroslav Mihalik, the team's spokesperson and five technical staff have all tested positive.

The team is preparing for a Nations League match against Israel on Wednesday in Trnava.

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