Arsenal football academy staff members have tested positive for the coronavirus leading to the closure of the Hale end Academy.
The east London academy that’s is separated from the senior club and shares different facilities is used to develop players between age 16 and below.
“We can confirm that a member of staff from our Hale End Academy has tested positive for COVID-19 … and immediately left the site to self-isolate,” Arsenal said in a statement
“As a consequence, six other members of staff are now self-isolating … Our Hale End Academy will now be closed on Thursday for deep cleaning.
“The health and safety of everyone on all our sites is our paramount concern. No members of our men’s or women’s first-team squads have been affected.”
This came after the arsenal full-back came in contact with the COVID 19 pandemic with Scotland teammate.
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