It is the highest number of positive tests recorded in a single week since testing began ahead of the return of football in June after the sport's suspension amid the pandemic.
Premier League: Teenager Rayan Ait-Nouri marks debut with goal as Wolves beat Crystal Palace to go third
Victory put Wolves level on points with the leading Merseyside duo of Everton and reigning champions Liverpool ahead of the bulk of this weekend's fixtures.
Everton, who won their first four league games and drew their fifth against Liverpool last weekend, stayed top of the standings. However, only goal difference separates Everton from Liverpool.
Premier League: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson condemns 'Project Big Picture' to reform league
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has expressed his deep concern over a radical plan by Liverpool and Manchester United to revamp English football, saying it "undermines trust in football governance".
Premier League slams Project Big Picture, the radical revamp plan backed by Liverpool, Manchester United
Among the proposals being considered are a reduction in the Premier League from 20 to 18 teams, the abolition of the League Cup and the Community Shield and greater voting power for 'big six' clubs.
The plan envisages giving 250 million pounds and larger annual contributions to EFL clubs, who are struggling due to no fans being allowed into stadiums during the pandemic.
Arsenal face four successive away games when English football resumes next week but with stadiums closed to fans, manager Mikel Arteta believes that run is not as daunting as it could be.
Premier League: Clubs plan for 1,600 coronavirus tests in a week on players, coaches ahead of return-to-training talks
Premier League teams have already started checking players and coaches for the coronavirus as they prepare for group training
Coronavirus Outbreak: Newcastle United's Danny Rose slams plan to resume Premier League, says people's lives are 'at risk'
The Premier League should not restart the season until the number of new novel coronavirus cases has dropped significantly as lives are at risk, Newcastle United defender Danny Rose said on Monday.
Premier League: West Ham CEO Karren Brady says date for season resumption is no clearer now than month back
West Ham chief executive Karren Brady believes the timescale for an English Premier League return is no clearer than when the coronavirus lockdown started almost a month ago.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Tottenham Hotspur reverse decision to furlough non-playing staff after backlash from supporters
Tottenham Hotspur have reversed their decision to furlough staff during the coronavirus pandemic amid criticism from supporters, the Premier League club said in a statement on Monday.
Premier League: Mikel Arteta's pragmatic Arsenal against Frank Lampard's attacking Chelsea will be chess vs checkers
Arsenal welcome Frank Lampard’s exuberant, unpredictable young side at the Emirates tonight hoping to close the gap in league table and under the tutelage of Arsene Wenger and Pep Guardiola’s protege, Mikel Arteta incrementally restore their lost stature.
Premier League: Manchester United move up to fifth place with victory at Burnley; Carlo Ancelotti's Everton win again
Anthony Martial picked up his third goal in two games to help Manchester United to a 2-0 win at Burnley as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's team climbed to fifth, a point behind Chelsea.
Manchester United vs Liverpool: One played like it was a cup final and other looked groggy for the most part
Manchester United took the lead against Liverpool, in controversial fashion, but were unable to take all three points at Old Trafford.
Spurs, who reached the Champions League final in June, have now won just three of their opening 12 games in all competitions and appear unable to halt their slide.
Premier League: With Arsenal next, Manchester United look to youth for answers to their patchy start to season
Ole Solskjaer and Manchester United cannot be blamed for looking inwards for salvation, but they mustn't blindly expect a 1992 deja vu.
Mauricio Pochettino has frozen out Belgian defender Jan Vertonghen for the opening two games of the Premier League season, while Kenya midfielder Victor Wanyama is reportedly set to be sold.
Premier League: Arsenal's Mesut Ozil, Sead Kolasinac to miss Newcastle game with police investigating 'further security incidents'
Arsenal's Mesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac were caught in an attempted car-jacking in the English capital last month, with the defender leaping from the vehicle to confront the knife-wielding raiders while the former Germany international sped off to safety.
Premier League: Aston Villa revival to the top division sparked by local boys Dean Smith, Jack Grealish
After three seasons in the Championship, Aston Villa are back in the big time with boss Dean Smith and midfielder Jack Grealish providing a home-grown foundation that could give them a base to take on English football's elite.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola lashed out after an opinion piece in the Chinese media claimed the Citizens had been disrespectful of the Chinese fans. It also said the organisation of fan interactions was a mess.