Mikel Arteta ‘doing better’ after positive coronavirus results

first_img Metro Sport ReporterMonday 16 Mar 2020 4:46 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link3.1kShares Advertisement Comment Mikel Arteta is doing ‘better’ after his test results (Picture: Getty)Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta is doing ‘better’ in his recovery from coronavirus, Lucas Torreira has revealed.The Spaniard became the first Premier League figure to test positive for COVID-19 last Thursday and all weekend matches were subsequently cancelled as the Arsenal squad was placed in quarantine.Chelsea star Callum Hudson-Odoi has since tested positive and the likes of Everton and Leicester are also in lockdown as a number of players have shown signs of symptoms. Mikel Arteta ‘doing better’ after positive coronavirus results Torreira says Arteta is recovering (Picture: Getty)Torreira is currently sidelined with an ankle fracture but the Uruguayan has revealed that Arteta has spoken to his players and is recovering well.ADVERTISEMENT‘The truth is that we didn’t expect this virus to reach the club, the locker room,’ said Torreira.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘Mikel Arteta is better. He was able to communicate with us and he is improving.‘In recent days, many cases of coronavirus were discovered in London and people were nervous. In some supermarkets, you can no longer find toilet paper or gel alcohol.‘It’s difficult for the family to be away. Today I would have to be traveling to Uruguay, but all the flights were canceled due to the Coronavirus.’MORE: Tammy Abraham stalling over signing a new Chelsea contract Advertisementlast_img read more

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