Poland stars Grzegorz Krychowiak and Kamil Piatkowski as well as a member of staff test positive for Covid ahead of World Cup qualifier with England… just days after Leeds’ Mateusz Klich and Lukasz Skorupski contracted virus
Poland’s preparations for their World Cup qualifier against England have been thrown into chaos after two further players and a member of staff tested positive for Covid.
Poland’s media officer confirmed on Tuesday morning that players Grzegorz Krychowiak and Kamil Piatkowski had tested positive, as well as himself.
Poland face England at Wembley on Wednesday evening at 7:45pm, and with several cases of Covid it has thrown their preparations up in the air.
The media officer said: ‘The Polish national team has undergone further tests for the presence of coronavirus.
‘Unfortunately, the results of Grzegorz Krychowiak and Kamil Piątkowski are positive.
‘Due to the fact that Krychowiak is a recovering man, we started talks with UEFA in order to clarify the matter and admit the match.’
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Grzegorz Krychowiak has tested positive for Covid ahead of Poland’s match with England