Man Utd first team cleared to return to practising after Covid all-positive

Man Utd played Brentford in a friendly on WednesdayManchester United are back in training after the first team were given the all-clear from further Covid-19 testing.United's pre-season friendly at Preston on Saturday was called off after a "small number of positive" cases were identified at the Premier League club.United drew 2-2 against Brentford on Wednesday…

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Man Utd played Brentford in a pleasant on Wednesday

Manchester United are abet in practising after the necessary team were given the all-positive from additional Covid-19 making an strive out.

United's pre-season pleasant at Preston on Saturday became as soon as known as off after a "shrimp selection of sure" cases were identified on the Premier League club.

United drew 2-2 against Brentford on Wednesday and routine lateral movement making an strive out of first-team gamers and personnel the following day showed some sure cases.

Then again, additional PCR assessments on Friday were all negative.

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United said in a assertion: "Following session with the Premier League they are happy that every person Covid protocols were adopted accurately and the squad can return to practising straight away."

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's facet's handiest closing pleasant scheduled sooner than the launch of the season is against Everton on 7 August, per week sooner than they launch their Premier League campaign against rivals Leeds.

United exclaim any supporters who purchased tickets for the Preston game will be given a beefy refund.

On Thursday, Nottingham Forest were forced to execute Saturday's pre-season game against Burnley on the City Floor thanks to Covid-19 cases on the club.

On the identical day, Norwich City's pre-season game against Sheffield United became as soon as moreover cancelled thanks to a "shrimp number" of cases within the Canaries' squad.

Earlier this month, Arsenal withdrew from the Florida Cup after a "shrimp number" of their touring celebration tested sure for coronavirus.

Newcastleexterior-link will have not any senior goalkeeper for Sunday's pleasant against York after Karl Darlow tested sure for Covid-19 and must isolate for 10 days.

Attributable to being in end contact with Darlow, Impress Gillespie and Freddie Woodman must moreover create the identical, whereas Martin Dubravka is injured.

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