SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A Republic FC player has tested positive for the coronavirus, the club confirmed Thursday afternoon.
In a press release, the soccer club said the player was exhibiting symptoms and immediately isolated at home. He remains at home and is being monitored by club medical staff. Republic FC did not say which player has COVID-19.READ MORE: Dixie Fire Update: Smoke From The 142,940-Acre Fire Is Now Drifting Into The Sacramento Valley
The club said this case doesn’t pose a risk to fans who attended their March 7 match.
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So far, no other players or staff have tested positive. All are being monitored by the team’s medical professionals.MORE NEWS: Remains Of WWII Sailor From Stockton Killed At Pearl Harbor Officially Accounted For, Navy Says
The club suspended all team training sessions on March 13 and closed all offices and facilities.