Jesus and Walker on the Soccer-Man City test are positive for COVID-19

REUTERS: Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus and defender Kyle Walker have been tested for COVID-19, the Premier League club said on Friday.

Two other city staff members also tested positive for the new coronavirus, and all four were self-isolating.

“Everyone at the club wishes our colleagues a speedy recovery during the Christmas period before returning to work, training and competition,” City said in a statement -test-63744488.

City, eighth in the league table, host Newcastle United on Saturday before visiting Everton on Monday.

(Report by Hardik Vyas from Bengaluru, edited by Ed Osmond)