Luis Suarez: Atletico Madrid striker tests positive for coronavirus and will miss Barcelona reunion | Football News

first_imgI hate Suzie Sky Sports Scores promo– Advertisement – – Advertisement – Suarez is the latest high-profile player to test positive for the virus while on international duty, after Liverpool forward Mo Salah contracted the infection last week.Cristiano Ronaldo was also forced to miss several games for Juventus after he tested positive while representing Portugal last month. – Advertisement – Sky Sports Scores just got faster and has free Premier League goals. We hope you like using the app more than Suzie!center_img 0:27 Atletico Madrid striker Luis Suarez has tested positive for coronavirus while on international duty with Uruguay and will now miss out on a reunion with former club Barcelona on Saturday. Suarez, who scored a penalty in Uruguay’s 3-0 win over Colombia on Friday, will also miss the World Cup qualifier against Brazil on Tuesday.- Advertisement – Uruguay confirmed stand-in goalkeeper Rodrigo Munoz and a member of staff had also returned positive tests, with all three said to be in good health and adhering to self-isolation guidelines.Suarez is Atletico’s joint-top scorer this season alongside Joao Felix, with five goals in six games since his transfer from Barcelona for £5.5m in September.The 33-year-old, who scored 198 goals in a six-year stay at the Catalan club, had one year to run on his contract, but was told by new head coach Ronald Koeman that he was not part of his plans to the dismay of Lionel Messi.last_img read more

Friday Crash Closes I-74 West For Two Hours

first_imgUpdate (6:30 p.m.)Batesville Police have confirmed both westbound lanes of I-74 are back open after an accident involving an overturned red pickup truck.Authorities blocked the entrance ramp at Batesville for nearly two hours Friday.First Report (4:50 p.m.)BATESVILLE — A vehicle accident has shut down Interstate 74 just west of the Batesville exit.Emergency crews were paged out to the scene approximately 4:36 p.m. According to a witness, the accident involves an overturned truck in the westbound lane and at least one person is being flown to the hospital for treatment.WRBI will release updates when information is made available.last_img read more