The tests concerning the entourage of the family of Benjamin Mendy were negative. The French left side of Manchester City was confined to his home after suspicion around a loved one, who presented symptoms similar to those of the coronavirus.
More fear than harm for Benjamin Mendy. The Manchester City player had confined himself to his home, after the appearance of symptoms close to those of coronavirus in a member of his entourage. In an Instagram message this Saturday, the French left wing finally revealed that his family’s tests were negative.
“I wanted to thank you for all the nice messages of support for me,” he said. “My family’s results have been negative. But I still wanted to send you the message that everyone should take his responsibilities to protect himself and protect the weakest in the face of this epidemic. Take care of yourself and take care of your own. “
Premier League suspended
Mendy’s fortnight had been revealed by English newspapers then confirmed by his club. One of his relatives was “in the hospital with symptoms of respiratory illness”. The player himself passed a prevention test.
For the moment, he will not find the grounds of the Premier League. The English championship has been suspended until further notice to prevent the coronavirus pandemic from worsening. President of the Football Association, the English football federation, Greg Clarke even feared the season might not end.