Superstar footballer, Lionel Messi has tested positive for Covid-19, Paris Saint-Germain has announced, just days after he was seen singing and dancing at a concert in Argentina.
The 34-year-old Argentine Legend made the most of French football’s winter break with his wife, Antonela, and was filmed enjoying himself at a concert in his homeland.
A video online showed Messi and his wife having fun at a concert in Rosario, Sante Fe.
Now his club has confirmed that he has contracted the virus and is self-isolating.
Speaking at a press conference on Sunday, December 2, PSG coach Mauricio Pochettino indicated Messi was still in Argentina and would not travel until he had tested negative.
Messi joins team-mates Sergio Rico, Juan Bernat, and Nathan Bitumazala, who also have tested positive for Covid-19.