Arsenal Football Club head coach, Mikel Arteta has tested positive for COVID-19 and will now self-isolate in line with UK government health guidelines.
Also, it is expected the club’s first-team squad as well as coaching staff will undergo a test.
In a statement, Arteta said
“This is really disappointing but I took the test after feeling poorly. I will be at work as soon as I’m allowed.”
The Premier League also said in a statement:
“In light of Arsenal’s announcement tonight confirming that their first team coach Mikel Arteta has tested positive for COVID-19, the Premier League will convene an emergency club meeting tomorrow morning regarding future fixtures.”