No game for 1. FC Magdeburg: The third division tops the table. But nothing will come of the further increase in points for the time being. Several players have been infected with the corona virus.
Leader of the league table 1. FC Magdeburg does that Coronavirus massive around. As the FCM announced on Wednesday, 13 players were infected and after consulting the health department Magdeburg in a domestic one quarantine go.
This measure also applies to the direct contact persons. The league game next Saturday at FSV Zwickau is after consultation with the DFB has been canceled. An alternative date is not fixed yet.
Lautern has to cancel training due to corona
Several people also tested positive at league competitor 1. FC Kaiserslautern. The Palatinate gave no information about the number of infected people. The training session on Tuesday was canceled.
“Those who tested positive are currently in quarantine at home, so far only mild progress has been made,” it said: “In addition, other players are currently suffering from flu-like infections.” On Wednesday, the training should be continued in coordination with the health department with all people who tested negative.
1. FC Saarbrücken also reported a corona case on Tuesday. The kit manager had tested positive and is now in quarantine at home, the association wrote.
All players are vaccinated or have recovered
According to the club, all players at FCM have been vaccinated or have recovered. So far the disease has therefore only been mild. “We have had a high number of flu sufferers in the past few days. With such illnesses there are currently Corona-pandemic always a bad feeling. Unfortunately, this was confirmed after extensive PCR testing, “said sports director Otmar Schork.
One continues to hope for a mild course of the disease. “Although all players were vaccinated or recovered, these breakthroughs occurred. We are planning booster vaccinations (…) for the team in the near future,” said Schork.
Another extensive PCR test for the entire team, the coaching staff and the immediate team environment is planned for the coming days.