Lionel Messi tests POSITIVE for Covid after Paris Saint-Germain star was seen partying with wife at a concert in Argentina over the winter break
Lionel Messi has tested positive for Covid-19, Paris Saint-Germain has announced, just days after the superstar was seen singing and dancing at a concert in Argentina.
The 34-year-old, made the most of French football’s winter break with his wife, Antonela, and was filmed enjoying himself at a concert in his homeland.
Now, the French giants have confirmed that he has contracted the virus and is self-isolating. Three of Messi’s team-mates have also tested positive, including Sergio Rico, Juan Bernat and Nathan Bitumazala .
The Paris Saint-Germain star last played in their 1-1 draw with FC Lorient on December 22 before Ligue 1 broke up for the festive period.
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The Argentine, 34, enjoyed time off from Paris Saint-Germain who are on their winter break