Paul Pogba tests positive for coronavirus – Manchester United star out of France squad | UK News

Manchester United footballer Paul Pogba has tested positive for coronavirus.

The 27-year-old midfielder has been left out of France’s squad for their upcoming Nations League matches next month.

Pogba was due to be called up but has been replaced by 17-year-old Rennes midfielder Eduardo Camavinga.

Tottenham midfielder Tanguy Ndombele – Pogba’s teammate in the national side – has also tested positive for COVID-19 and will spend 14 days self-isolating.

France are scheduled to play Sweden in Solna on 5 September and Croatia in Paris on 8 September.

Sky News