BREAKING: Virgil van Dijk and Fabinho out of Liverpool vs Newcastle after positive Covid tests

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Midfielder Curtis Jones is also out of action for Liverpool with the coronavirus and joins his Reds teammates Virgil van Dijk and Fabinho in self-isolation

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Virgil van Dijk and Fabinho have tested positive for Covid-19 and will miss Liverpool’s Premier League clash with Newcastle.

Curtis Jones is also out of action with the coronavirus and joins his Reds teammates in self-isolation.

A statement on Liverpool’s official website was posted just an hour ahead of Thursday’s clash with the Magpies. It reads: “The three players are now isolating.

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“As a result, the entire Reds’ set-up, including all players and staff, were tested for COVID-19 again today with no further positive cases being detected.

“Supporters attending the game at Anfield are reminded of the new entry requirements and protocols in place to protect public safety.”







Virgil van Dijk has tested positive for Covid-19
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