Juventus confirmed on Wednesday that its star ahead would be capable of proceed his isolation at dwelling after his flight from Portugal was licensed by well being authorities.
Based on the top of Portugal’s Basic Well being Directorate, Graça Freitas, such motion is permitted given Ronaldo, who has residency in Italy, organized and paid for his personal non-public transport.
Ronaldo needed to undergo an analysis by well being authorities earlier than he left Portugal and signal a time period of accountability. He might be beneath remark and custody of Italian well being officers upon his arrival in Turin.
“These are worldwide procedures, they’re fairly nicely typified, the European Union member states are obligated to adjust to them, and we adjust to them for an nameless citizen as for a identified one,” Freitas instructed journalists at a each day briefing on the state of the pandemic within the nation.
‘Properly, with out signs’
The 35-year-old Ronaldo performed for Portugal towards France within the Nations League on Sunday and towards Spain in a pleasant final week.
On Monday, he posted a photograph to social media of him sharing a meal together with his Portugal teammates.
Following his constructive take a look at, the Portuguese Soccer Federation mentioned Ronaldo was “nicely, with out signs, and in isolation.”
It additionally confirmed that each different participant subsequently returned a unfavorable take a look at on Tuesday morning.
Ronaldo is now set to overlook his nation’s subsequent Nations League fixture towards Sweden on Wednesday, in addition to Juventus’ upcoming matches which embrace a Serie A conflict with Crotone and a Champions League group sport towards Dynamo Kyiv.
It comes as Juventus confirmed midfielder Weston McKennie examined constructive for the virus on Wednesday, which means your complete group is isolating till they’re examined once more.
The Portuguese Soccer Federation and Ronaldo’s representatives weren’t instantly accessible for CNN’s request for remark.