Arsenal Football Club have announced that their Premier League match with Manchester City on Wednesday night has been postponed.
Following Monday’s news that Olympiacos owner Evangelos Marinakis had recently contracted Covid-19.
They revealed they have been taking medical advices and tracing any Arsenal individuals who had what the guidelines define as close contact with the Olympiacos boss at their UEFA League game 13 days ago.
As a result of this exercise, Arsenal identified that a number of players met the Olympiacos owner immediately following the game.
The players will remain at their homes until the 14-day period expires. Four Arsenal staff – who were sitting close to Mr Marinakis during the match – will also remain at home until the 14 days are complete.