Corona cases at Waldhof Mannheim – match takes place anyway

After the disputes over the match between Schalke 04 and Schweinfurt 05, a new cup match threatened to be canceled. The match between Waldhof Mannheim and Bundesliga club SC Freiburg should now go according to plan.

The DFB Cup match between the third division football team Waldhof Mannheim and the Bundesliga club SC Freiburg on Sunday evening (6.30 p.m. / in the live ticker on Chillreport) takes place at the host’s location despite two corona cases. This was announced by the Mannheim health department.

People are symptom-free

“In the meantime, the closest contact persons could be determined, as a 14-day quarantine was ordered for three people – apart from the two tested positive -” the statement said: “For the other players, there is currently no medical position due to the studies. from the health department. Increased risk of infection. From the point of view of the health department, nothing stands in the way of tomorrow’s cup match against SC Freiburg. “

Initially, domestic quarantine was imposed on the entire team, the coaching staff and some of the club’s employees. All people are symptom-free. According to the health department, the people who tested positive are a player and a person from the environment. These had tested positive for COVID-19 in a series of tests on Friday.

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