The Spanish club’s statement said that Uruguay international Gimenez, who returned a positive result on Monday, is isolating at home in accordance with the health authorities’ guidelines.
.@JoseMaGimenez13 has tested positive for Covid-19 following tests carried out on Monday. The Uruguayan is isolatin… https://t.co/gKK3Dvy5Tl
— Atlético de Madrid (@atletienglish) 1600775752000
Earlier this month, Atletico coach Diego Simeone also tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
Atletico, who finished third in the league last season, begin their new domestic campaign at home to Granada on Sunday.