Genoa: Covid-19 cases at Serie A club rise to 14

Genoa: Covid-19 cases at Serie A club rise to 14
Genoa and Napli players clash
Genoa were beaten 6-0 at Napoli in their last outing on Sunday

Fourteen players and staff members of Serie A side Genoa have now tested positive for Covid-19, the club confirmed on Monday.

Genoa reported at the weekend that Denmark international midfielder Lasse Schone and goalkeeper Mattia Perin had contracted the virus.

In a statement, the club said they had “activated all procedures” and “informed the authorities”.

Genoa lost 6-0 at Napoli in their Serie A match on Sunday.

They are due to play their next game at home to Torino on Saturday, 3 October, and the club say they will “provide updates as the situation evolves”.

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