Manchester United legend, Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for Covid-19 while on international duty with Portugal.
The athletic 35 year old has been with the European side throughout the last few days, as they participate in the UEFA Nations League, but millions of his fans were on Tuesday, hit with the shocking news of his recent test result.
The news was confirmed by the Portugal FA, who released a statement, saying, “Cristiano Ronaldo was released from the work of the National Team after a positive test for COVID-19, so he will not face Sweden.”
Ronaldo is said to currently be self-isolating, and it could take him up to 14 days to return to his regular life.
The good news, however, is that the rest of Portugal team tested negative, including Bruno Fernandes, who has had close contact with Ronaldo.
We wish one of the best footballers of all time a quick recovery, as we also thank God Fernandes is fine.