Blaise Matuidi has tested positive for coronavirus, as reported by Fabrizio Romano.
Blaise Matuidi has been found positive to Coronavirus.
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) March 17, 2020
The French international becomes the second player from Serie A champions after Daniele Rugani to test positive for COVID-19.
Earlier, 5 players from Sampdoria and 2 players from Fiorentina have confirmed positive coronavirus tests.
Meanwhile, UEFA and 55 associations have agreed to finish the season by July 2020.
This means, all the domestic leagues, cups, the Champions League and Europa League will have to be finished in June. UEFA are now considering the alternative possibilities for the matches to take place.