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Cristiano Ronaldo test positive to COVID-19 again and will miss Championship League match with Barcelona




Cristiano Ronaldo who plays for Italian champions Juventus is yet to recover from Covid-19 and the five-time Ballon d’Or winner won’t face Barcelona in Champions League.

This latest development will not be a good one for Juventus and Barcelona fans who have been waiting to see Cristiano Ronaldo facing long term rival Lionel Messi.

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Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have been rivals for the past 10 years and these two players have between them 11 Ballon d’Or awards with the Argentine having 6 while the Portuguese has 5.

They played against each other for nine years in the Spanish La Liga before Cristiano Ronaldo left Real Madrid for a big move to Juventus.

And after two terms that Ronaldo has been playing for Juventus, he has not met Lionel Messi in any competitive football.

According to the information disseminated by Sky Sports, Cristiano Ronaldo tested positive again for Covid-19 which ruled him out of the Champions League clash.

Ronaldo contracted Coronavirus while on international duty with Portugal and he immediately left the camp and traveled back to Italy where he has been on self-isolation.


Report added that his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez and children all tested negative and Cristiano Ronaldo has been sleeping separately from them.

The former Manchester United star will now hope to make his return for Juventus in the Serie A game against Spezia on November 1.


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