Havertz Tests Positive For Coronavirus 

By Ibrahim Taiwo, The Nigerian Voice Sports

Chelsea midfielder Kai Havertz has tested positive for Covid-19 the club has confirmed.

The Germany international missed training on Tuesday ahead of the Champions League clash against Rennes at Stamford Bridge.

Frank Lampard confirmed that Havertz has contracted the virus and he will self isolate.

“Frank Lampard has confirmed Kai Havertz has tested positive for Covid-19,” a statement on Chelsea’s website said.

“As a consequence, the player is now undergoing a period of self-isolation and is not involved in tonight’s Champions League game versus Rennes.”

The 21-year-old has scored one goal in the Premier League since joining in a big-money move from Bayer Leverkusen in the summer.