Paul Pogba tests positive for COVID-19

Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba, has tested positive for to dreaded COVID-19.

Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba, has tested positive for to dreaded COVID-19.

This has led to the player being left out of France’s squad for the Nations League games against Sweden and Croatia.

Pogba has been replaced by Eduardo Camavinga.

Manchester United handle on Twitter wish him quick recovery

https://mobile.twitter.com/ManUtd/status/1298981342571409414

It was confirmed by  coach Didier Deschamps, after he announced the squad for the games.

“I had to make a last-minute change to this list, because Paul Pogba was planned to be in this list but unfortunately for him, he took a test (for Coronavirus) some days ago which turned out to be positive today, so at the last minute he was replaced by Eduardo Camavinga,” Deschamps said.

France will play Sweden in Solna on September 5 and Croatia in Paris on September 8.

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