Amrabat has not yet confirmed the news on his social networks.
Rabat – Moroccan international football player Nordin Amrabat has reportedly tested positive for COVID-19.
Sports journalist Ahmed Ajlaan announced the news on Saturday, July 4, showing a photo of the football player carrying out the test. Sports news outlet Goal also reported on the news.
Amrabat currently plays for Al Nassr football club in Saudi Arabia. The 33-year-old winger has not yet confirmed his positive COVID-19 test.
— أحمد العجلان (@ahmad2man) July 4, 2020
The player is one of the pillars of both the Saudi club and Morocco’s national team. He consolidated his key role with the Atlas Lions during the 2018 World Cup and African championships.
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