Infected Mandanda misses international France, also players PSG tested positive

French goalkeeper Steve Mandanda misses the Nations League games against Sweden (Saturday) and Croatia (Tuesday). The 32-time international has tested positive on covid-19 twice.

Earlier, compatriot Paul Pogba had already deregistered from the French team because of a positive test. Mandanda plays in France for Olympique Marseille.

Also infections at Paris Saint-Germain

Competitor Paris Saint-Germain reports that six players have been infected in the meantime. The club did not mention any names, but according to several French media they are Neymar, Keylor Navas, Mauro Icardi, Marquinhos, Leandro Paredes and รngel Di Marรญa.

The six were on holiday in Ibiza after the lost Champions League final. In France, positively tested people have to spend seven days in quarantine. The first match of Paris Saint-Germain in the French league is on ten September.

It is unclear when exactly the players have been tested and whether they will be able to play the first game, PSG was allowed to skip the first rounds of the Ligue 1 because of the Champions League final, for the French national champion.