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Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for Covid-19

Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for Covid-19, the Portuguese Football Federation has confirmed.

The Junventus star is said to be “doing well, without symptoms, and in isolation”, with no further positive tests reported in the squad ahead of Wednesday’s Nations League match against Sweden.

The football federation said in a statement, “Following the positive case, the remaining players underwent new tests this Tuesday morning, all with a negative result, and are available to Fernando Santos for training this afternoon, in Cidade do Futebol.”

Ronaldo will ultimately miss Portugal’s Nations League clash with Sweden.

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