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'Doing well' Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for Covid-19

The Juventus forward will miss Portugal’s Nations League clash with Sweden.

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ROME, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 27:  Cristiano Ronaldo of Juventus celebrates after scoring the team's second goal during the Serie A match between AS Roma and Juventus at Stadio Olimpico on September 27, 2020 in Rome, Italy.  (Photo by Paolo Bruno/Getty Images)

ROME, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 27: Cristiano Ronaldo of Juventus celebrates after scoring the team's second goal during the Serie A match between AS Roma and Juventus at Stadio Olimpico on September 27, 2020 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by Paolo Bruno/Getty Images)

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ROME, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 27: Cristiano Ronaldo of Juventus celebrates after scoring the team's second goal during the Serie A match between AS Roma and Juventus at Stadio Olimpico on September 27, 2020 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by Paolo Bruno/Getty Images)

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for coronavirus, the Portuguese Football Federation has confirmed.

The 35-year-old is said to be “doing well, without symptoms, and in isolation”, with no further positive tests reported in the squad ahead of Wednesday’s Nations League match against Sweden.

The PFF confirmed in a statement: “Following the positive case, the remaining players underwent new tests this Tuesday morning, all with a negative result, and are available to Fernando Santos for training this afternoon, in Cidade do Futebol.

“The game (against Sweden), counting for the qualification phase of the League of Nations, is scheduled for Wednesday, at 19:45, in Alvalade.”

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