Two UE Cornellà footballers contaminated and affected by covid-19, whose positives have been identified this morning, just some hours after the Copa del Rey knockout match performed against FC Barcelona, have put the Barça membership on alert. The 2 gamers with coronavirus, each asymptomatic, in line with the membership, one of whom performed the match that Barça managed to win in additional time, be part of the opposite two positives – a footballer and a fabric supervisor – who have been detected days earlier than within the Baix Llobregat workforce. Each have been separated from the remainder of the group, though that has not prevented the infections from spreading. And the ultimate conclusion has been the house confinement of all of the members of the workers, as established by the well being protocols, studies the Efe Company, and as a precautionary measure to keep away from the uncontrolled unfold of the virus.
They haven’t taken such excessive measures within the Barcelona membership. All of the Barcelona gamers, who handed a take a look at this Friday morning and who will take one other this Saturday, earlier than their subsequent League match, this Sunday against Elche, have examined unfavourable, the membership informs EL PAÍS. The Barça entity claims to be very calm and understands that LaLiga’s protocol doesn’t oblige them greater than to proceed testing the athletes and training workers, who should give unfavourable in a virus detection take a look at carried out 48 hours earlier than the following match.
In accordance with LaLiga’s motion protocol for the return to competitors, if the workforce through which a optimistic is detected has performed a match within the 48 hours previous to the completion of the assessments the place the optimistic emerged, “a evaluation of the match utilizing the LaLiga Mediacoach data device as a way to decide the potential contacts that the gamers could have had between them in the course of the match ”. And, though it doesn’t specify it, it’s understood that with these shut contacts the corresponding rule would apply: “If there’s any shut contact throughout the membership (…) it have to be remoted for at least 10 days from its final contact with the case confirmed ”, signifies the identical protocol.
In the identical means, the protocol that was authorised in its day by the Spanish Federation (RFEF), organizer of the Cup, refers back to the well being authorities within the occasion that there’s a optimistic with a “shut contact throughout the membership”. What explains the protocol of the Ministry of Well being on how you can act upon data of a optimistic case from amongst shut contacts is that that individual should bear a covid detection take a look at, ideally a PCR, as a result of its increased diploma of reliability. As well as, even when the result’s unfavourable, the shut contact of a optimistic should stay in quarantine for 10 days.
Quarantine is taken into account mandatory in these circumstances, particularly in circumstances reminiscent of Barcelona, through which the contact between the contaminated individual and the remainder of the gamers occurred just some hours earlier than their optimistic was identified. The outcomes of the assessments carried out on the Barça squad this Friday aren’t completely dependable, in line with the specialists, because it might occur that a few of them are nonetheless incubating the illness: their viral load can be too low to provide optimistic in a take a look at, however sure it will be contaminated. Therefore the necessity to isolate your self from different folks, to keep away from the unfold of the virus.