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27.10.2020Belgium: Lazio fear coronavirus chaos *** ARCHIVE


Lazio's preparations for their Champions League clash against Club Brugge were thrown into chaos following fears of a Covid outbreak within the squad.

The Serie A outfit take on Club Brugge away on Wednesday night in Europe's elite competition, but according to Tuttomercatoweb, Simone Inzaghi was left with a depleted squad on Tuesday.

Only 12 players trained on the eve of the Champions League encounter - leading to fears that coronavirus has ravaged Lazio's squad following tests carried out on Monday.

A total of nine players were missing from the training session, including star names Ciro Immobile and Luis Alberto.

Andreas Pereira, Lucas Leiva, Manuel Lazzari, Danilo Cataldi, Luiz Felipe, Thomas Strakosha and Nicolo Armini were also missing from training.

The reasons for their absence from training has yet to be officially explained by the Serie A outfit but there are big concerns there has been a Covid outbreak.

Later today, the Lazio squad will arrive in Belgium. Tonight there will be a press conference.

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