Joao Felix forced with a positive coronavirus test to detach himself ahead of the match against Celta Vigo with Atletico Madrid.
Contributing to the troubles of Diego Simeone ahead of Atletico Madrid’s meeting with Celta Vigo, Joao Felix tested positive for COVID-19.
As team-mates Mario Hermoso and Yannick Carrasco have been doing since Friday, Portugal’s international Joao Felix is self-isolating at home.
A brief Atletico statement read: “Joao Felix has tested positive for COVID-19. The striker is isolating at home, in compliance with the health authorities’ guidelines and LaLiga protocols.”