Media: LaLiga's four-stage return plan includes coronavirus testing of all players

2 April 2020

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Photo: PA Images The plan will also see clubs be forced to implement a series of training restrictions in order to gradually return to normal.

The plan will see clubs be forced to implement a series of training restrictions in order to gradually return to normal.

Before it is initiated, players and those they live with will be tested for coronavirus.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Before initiating its four-stage plan to resume the football season, LaLiga will have each and everyone of the league's players tested for coronavirus in order to take the necessary safety precautions, according to Spanish radio La Cope.

The number of cases has grown rapidly in Spain where more than 10,000 people have died to the virus. LaLiga has been postponed indefinitely, that is to say, until such time as the Spanish government determines matches can resume without posing a health risk.

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