The Premier League, EPL, has confirmed that eight persons have tested positive for COVID-19 following the latest phase of mass testing.
The Premier League made this known in a statement on its official website on Monday.
Recall that the number of COVID-19 positive tests is on the rise in the EPL, following the confirmation of eight positive cases last month.
“Premier League can today confirm that between Monday 16 November and Sunday 22 November, 1,530 players and club staff were tested for COVID-19.
“Of these, there were eight new positive tests.
“Players or club staff who have tested positive will self-isolate for a period of 10 days.”