Nigerian attacker, Paul Onuachu has tested positive for COVID-19.
The lanky attacker’s Belgian club, KRC Genk made the announcement on Wednesday.
“In the run-up to the first exhibition game of the season, the entire Genk group was tested yesterday (Tuesday),” a report on Belgian club’s website stated.
“Everyone tested negative except Onuachu,” the report added.
Onuachu is one of three Nigerians in Genk with the others being Stephen Odey, and newly invited Cyriel Dessers.
The attacker’s positive status has sprouted panic in the Genk camp. Onuachu is said to have trained vigorously with the rest of the squad for the past one week.