On the same day as their match against Rionegro Águilas, Atlético Nacional confirmed the coronavirus positive of Helibelton Palacios, who is asymptomatic.
Bad news for Atlético Nacional. In a week with the international break in between, they confirmed one of the cases in their squad after the PCR test carried out on all their squad.
Atlético Nacional informa que luego de realizar 60 pruebas PCR previo al partido frente a @AguilasDoradasR, un integrante del plantel arrojó resultado positivo. Lee el comunicado aquí👉👉: https://t.co/oja7X024nl
— Atlético Nacional (@nacionaloficial) November 18, 2020
“Atlético Nacional informs that in compliance with the protocol established for the development of the Colombian football competition, we have received a new phase of 60 PCR tests, which have yielded a positive result from Helibelton Palacios, who is asymptomatic”, the club statement said.
Palacios, who is already under quarantine, will be monitored to follow the epidemiological course, as will the rest of his family.