Player of Arsenal and the Gabon National Team suffered a heart injury after contracting Coronavirus

The Covid-19 can bring a new problem for footballers who test positive after the Gabonese Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was diagnosed with heart injuries after overcoming the virus, being the second case revealed after that of the Canadian from Bayern Munich, Alphonso Davies.

Player of Arsenal and the Gabon National Team suffered a heart injury after contracting Coronavirus

Aubameyang’s heart condition did not allow him to play for Gabon in the African Cup of Nations against Ghana, because prior to the match that ended 1-1, the Arsenal star was checked by doctors from the Confederation of African Football (CAF), who found the problem

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“According to the medical commission of the African Football Confederation (CAF), the players Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, Axel Meyé and Mario Lemina, who have just been discharged after having experienced Covid-19, will not be part of the match against Ghana.

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Aubameyang tested positive for Covid a week ago when he landed in Cameroon to play the African Cup of Nations, so he had to be isolated immediately, and therefore missed the debut against Comoros, which Gabon won 1-0.

His return to the courts will be according to his evolution and until CAF officials authorize it, but according to the statements of the Bayern Munich coach, Julien Nagelsmann, about the Davies case, Aubameyang could miss the rest of the Cup African.

Player of Arsenal and the Gabon National Team suffered a heart injury after contracting Coronavirus

“This myocarditis did not look so dramatic on ultrasound, rather it is a sign of myocarditis. Despite that, he has to heal and that definitely takes some time,” Nagelsmann commented on Davies’ return to the courts.

Player of Arsenal and the Gabon National Team suffered a heart injury after contracting Coronavirus

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