Inter Milan and Serbia defender, Aleksandar Kolarov has tested positive for Coronavirus, his club have confirmed.
Following the latest round of medical checks at San Siro, the defender who made his name while playing for Manchester City has been forced into self-isolation after being diagnosed with the deadly Covid-19.
Kolarov returned to Italy last week after struggling with injuries while away on international duty with Serbia.
On Monday, he went for Inter Milan’s covid-19 team test and was diagnosed with Covid-19.
His club, Inter have now revealed Kolarov’s condition on their official website.
Posting on Tuesday, the club wrote:
“FC Internazionale Milano announces that Aleksandar Kolarov tested positive for the swab carried out yesterday after returning from the call with his national team.
“The player, completely asymptomatic, will now follow the procedures provided for by the health protocol.”
Kolarov is the third Inter Milan player to have contracted coronavirus this month.
Marcelo Brozovic and Daniele Padelli have also undergone self-isolation.
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FC Internazionale Milano comunica che Aleksandar Kolarov è risultato positivo al Covid-19
— Inter (@Inter) November 17, 2020