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Zero COVID-19 Cases In Warriors' AFCON Camp

Zero COVID-19 Cases In Warriors' AFCON Camp

All the twenty-two (22) Warriors players in the AFCON squad tested negative for coronavirus on Saturday.

With no injuries, it means that all the 22 players will be available for the Group B encounter against Senegal on Monday at 3 PM CAT. The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) tweeted on Sunday morning:

Cleared. There were no positive cases recorded from COVID-19 PCR tests conducted on #TeamZimbabwe yesterday.

All 22 #Warriors are available for our match against Senegal tomorrow at 2 PM [GMT+1]
Jordan Zemura is out of this one.

Meanwhile, according to The Guardian, Napoli and Senegal centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly tested positive for COVID-19, the Serie A club said on Saturday. Napoli said in a statement:

Kalidou Koulibaly has tested positive for Covid-19 while on international duty with Senegal.

The defender, who is vaccinated and asymptomatic, is now in self-isolation as per protocol.

Besides Koulibaly, midfielders Pape Matar Sarr and Nampalys Mendy and the striker Mame Thiam also tested positive.

The Senegal Football Federation general secretary, Victor Seh Cissé, later said that a further six staff members had also tested positive.

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9 Comments 4 months ago

Mendy could probably be replaced by Pape Ndiyaye... He is also a good goalkeeper saka ma 1

Chris bike 4 months ago

Tirimo kuwinner chete

Gabadela 4 months ago

Wow. Thank God. Asi mitemo yeCAF on Covid 19 yakanyanya manje. Hanzi as long as a team has 11 players,the game goes ahead. If there's no goalkeeper,then an outfield player becomes a goalkeeper. If the team has less than 11 players,then it loses the match 2-0. 🤭🤭🤭🤭

CBreezy 4 months ago

Kana zvakadaro bhoe manje😌

Doroguru 4 months ago

Apa breaking news dzirikuti Eduard Mendy the number 1 goalkeeper for Senegal has also tested positive for Covid 19.

MaFyt 4 months ago

haaa zvadhakwa kune vese vanga vachi mhanya neSenegal. Ini ndakagara ndaka mira nevana vekwedu zvangu. Viva #Warriors, iiiiii vavoooooo 👄👄👄🙆🙆🙆🙆

Bright 4 months ago

Wakunyepa manje ukutamba ne Senegal hr ndeye bhora iyo


Nimrod mandishona 4 months ago

Haiwa kwasara sadio mane kuti abatwe coving futi toziva zvaita

Ramsey 4 months ago


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