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Lionel Messi tests positive for Covid-19

Lionel Messi is one of four Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) players to have tried positive for Covid-19, the club said in an assertion on Sunday.

The other three players are Juan Bernat, Sergio Rico and Nathan Bitumazala.

All players are "in seclusion and are dependent upon the proper wellbeing convention," the group said.

PSG is booked to confront Vannes in the French Cup's round of 32 on Monday.

France enrolled 232,200 new instances of Covid-19 on Friday, the most elevated day by day number enlisted across Europe since the start of the pandemic, as per information from the country's Health Ministry.

Since joining PSG from Barcelona in August, Messi has scored only one Ligue objective, however he has gotten five out of five Champion League matches.

Back in November Messi won his seventh Ballon d'Or title.

It was a record-expanding win for Messi, who presently has two a larger number of titles than his main adversary Cristiano Ronaldo.

Albeit similarly it very well may be viewed as a generally down year at club level for Messi, the 34-year-old Argentine assumed a fundamental part in assisting Argentina with winning the Copa América title recently.

He additionally completed as the Spanish association's top scorer and scored two objectives as Barca won the Copa del Rey.

Messi recently won the Ballon d'Or grant in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015, and 2019.

Neymar injury update

In the interim, Neymar Jr. will proceed with his therapy for a lower leg injury in Brazil until 9 January with individuals from the PSG clinical and execution staff, as per the Ligue 1 club

Neymar endured tendon harm subsequent to hyper-extending his lower leg during a 3-1 association prevail upon St Etienne in November.

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