The Nice player, a Swiss international, tested positive along with a Swiss international team doctor and will miss the friendly against Belgium and the League of Nations matches.
Nice player Jordan Lotomba and a member of the Swiss medical team have tested positive for coronavirus, causing the player to miss the friendly match in Belgium and the League of Nations matches against Spain and Ukraine.
The Swiss FA announced this Tuesday the positive results. Both are asymptomatic and are being isolated as instructed by the health authorities. All other members of the Swiss team tested negative, so, after consultation with the medical services, no further action will be taken.
Therefore, Vladimir Petkovic’s team maintains their travel plan planned for this very Tuesday morning and will face Belgium in Leuven on Wednesday. For now, they will not call up any more players and will move with 23 players.
He will then return to Basel, where St.Jakob Park will host Spain on Saturday. He will close the group stage of the League of Nations in Lucerne against Ukraine on Tuesday.
Switzerland currently occupies the last place in Group 4 of the A League, with two points, the ones obtained against Germany, as they lost in Lviv against Ukraine (2-1) and in Madrid against Spain (4-0). Luis Enrique’s team leads the table with seven, one more than Germany and Ukraine.