Universidad de Chile confirmed a positive case of covid-19 within hours of its debut at the Hexagonal in Argentina, where La U will face Colo Colo.

University of Chile reported on Thursday night a positive case of coronavirus, after the PCR tests carried out on this day.

On its official site, the blue box indicated that “a member of the campus, who was not part of the delegation that travels to Argentina, gave the result after the PCR shots that were carried out this Thursday morning.”

“Following established protocols, the footballer was immediately isolated. For now, the person involved is in good health and has no symptoms, “he added.

In addition, the collegiate institution clarified that “although the player is not part of the delegation, the club made the decision that as a precaution two footballers should not travel with the team, although the results of their tests were negative ”.

This situation occurs 24 hours after the debut of La U in a friendly Hexagonal in Argentina. In the premiere, the Blues will collide with none other than Colo Colo at the Uno de La Plata Stadium (9:00 pm).