Vice President of FC Barcelona Jordi Cardoner contracted the coronavirus, reports Spanish newspaper Sport.es.
As the newspaper notes, Cardoner feels normal and is receiving treatment at home.
According to Sport.es, infection Cardoner – the first officially confirmed case of the disease COVID-19 in the Catalan club.
Mundo Deportivo writes that previously contracted employee of the medical staff of Barcelona Ramon canal and team handball doctor Josep Antoni gutiérrez. About the diseases in the main football team up to this point was not reported.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in December 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University on April 4, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 1.14 million, of which nearly 234 thousand have recovered, and almost 61 thousand died.
Spain’s number of cases ranked second in the world after the United States (to 124.7 thousand infected, 11,7 thousand, 34 thousand recovered).