Juventus says club will take action and protect those who have contact Rugani despite all competitive activities was suspended.The Serie A club confirmed the 25-year-old Italian defender has reported a positive test but is currently not showing signs of any COVID-19 symptoms.
On Twitter, Rugani wrote: “You will have read the news and that’s why I want to reassure all those who are worrying about me, I’m fine. I urge everyone to respect the rules, because this virus makes no distinctions! Let’s do it for ourselves, for our loved ones and for those around us.”
“Juventus Football Club is currently activating all the isolation procedures required by law, including the census of those who have had contact with him.”
Rugani, a four-time Serie A winner, posted a photo on Twitter following Juventus’ win over Inter, showing the Italian international celebrating with his team-mates in the dressing room.
Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte has announced that all sporting fixtures including all Serie A matches are suspended until at least April 3 due to coronavirus fears.