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Nagelsmann Test Positive for Covid

Nagelsmann Test Positive for Covid

Bayern Munich manager Julian Nagelsmann tested positive for coronavirus after the Bavarians 4-0 win at Benfica in Lisbon in Wednesday’s Champions League match. Immediately isolated from the team, the 34-year-old German technician will return by air ambulance to Munich, where the quarantine period will begin.
“Despite being fully vaccinated, FC Bayern Munich manager Julian Nagelsmann tested positive for Covid-19,” Bayern Munich said in an official statement. The German coach was absent from the Da Luz stadium due to the flu. The next match for the Bavarians is against Hoffenheim on Saturday in the Bundesliga, next week there will then be the match against Borussia Moenchengladbach in the German Cup and against Union Berlin in the league. Assistants Dino Toppmoeller and Xaver Zembrod are set to replace Nagelsmann as they did on Wednesday in Lisbon.

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