Corona infection took place in the Polish delegation of the Eurovision Song Contest. Thats what the organization announced on Saturday. As a result, Rafał Brzozowski, the Polish entry, and his colleagues are not present at the opening ceremony on Sunday.
Who exactly is it about is not known. Whoever had a positive test on Saturday and is now in quarantine. On Thursday, the whole Polish delegation had been tested negative. The other members also go into quarantine as a precautionary measure. It is not yet known what this means for Polands participation.
The Eurovision Song Contest will be officially kicked off at the Cruise Terminal Rotterdam on Sunday evening. Around six oclock, the first artists present themselves on the turquoise colored carpet, which is completely covered.
All delegations are dropped off by boat in turn, after which they are received by, among others, executive producer Sietse Bakker and Rotterdam song festival alderman Said Kasmi. Mayor Ahmed Aboutaleb also shows himself at the beginning of the ceremony. Poland is not there.