Manchester United could see their Pre-Season preparations cut short as up to 9 members test positive to Corona virus
Large number of the Red Devils tean have reportedly tested positive to the Coronavirus.
With names yet to be mentioned on who have actually been infected, the team will quickly go into self isolation to help avoid spreading the virus.
Having called off their friendly game due to this, Manchester United released an official statement on their site saying;
“Following routine testing of the first-team training group today (Thursday), we have identified a small number of suspected positive cases.
“This has led to those people isolating, pending further tests.
“As a precautionary measure based on COVID protocols, we have taken the difficult decision that we will not now be able to play the friendly match against Preston North End this Saturday, July 31.
“We regret the disruption to Preston North End and disappointment caused to fans. Any Manchester United supporters who have purchased tickets for the game will be automatically refunded.
“At this stage, we do not expect further disruption around our forthcoming matches, but we will continue to follow Premier League protocols in this regard.”