Liverpool Midfielder Thiago alcantara has tested positive to covid-19, this was confirmed by the club on tuesday and he is currently self isolating.
Thiago who joined Liverpool from Bayern munich on a £25M deal, He made his debut for the champion against Chelsea with 2-0 victory on September 20.
He was a suprised abesentee for the champions that faced Arsenal on monday Night but his ommission has now being explained.
However Liverpol released and official statement via the club twitter handle saying “Thiago Alcantara has tested positive to covid 19 and is currently self Isolating according to the necessary guidelines”
“The 29 year old spaniard who shown minor symptoms of the virus but is in good health and is getting better”.
“The club will has , and will continue to follow all covid 19 protocols and Therefore Thiago will remain under self isolation for the required period of time”.