Manchester United player Jesse Lingard has tested positive for COVID-19 as the forward won’t be playing today, MySportDab reports.
The news announced today means they will have to take on Everton without the England International playing with them.
Jesse Lingard confirmed he has been tested positive for COVID-19 today as Manchester United also revealed the news on their social media handles.
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) August 7, 2021
Manchester United game against Everton will be their final preseason game as Jesse Lingard have been with the team playing in all of the friendlies.
He is currently in self isolation after the test was confirmed ahead of their preseason game about to kick off soon.