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COVID-19: Man City footballers Mahrez, Laporte test positive for coronavirus

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Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez

Manchester: Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez and defender Aymeric Laporte have tested positive for Covid-19.

Mahrez and Laporte will not train with their team-mates while they self-isolate in line with UK government and Premier League rules.

Neither displayed any symptoms of the virus.

“Manchester City FC can confirm that Riyad Mahrez and Aymeric Laporte have tested positive for Covid-19.

Both players are currently observing a period of self-isolation in accordance with Premier League and UK Government protocol on quarantine,” City said in a statement.

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