Fellaini Ex-Man United Star Tests Positive For Coronavirus


Former Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini has been diagnosed with coronavirus following his return to China.

Fellaini’s Chinese Super League club Shandong Luneng made the announcement on Sunday.

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Fellaini, who joined Shandong last January from United, returned to the country on Friday to join up with his club and tested positive for the virus.

The former Belgium international did not have a fever and was asymptomatic, the club said, and has now been placed in quarantine.

Chinese football has been hit hard by the outbreak, with the start of the Chinese Super League pushed back indefinitely from its intended February 22 start date.

Fellaini, however, is the first player in the country’s top flight to have returned a positive test for the virus.

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Source: Complete Sports