Premier League membership Wolves have banned their gamers from procuring amid fears they might catch COVID-19 with infections rising throughout England.
Testing on gamers and employees in England’s prime flight is to double to twice per week in areas of the nation underneath tier 4 restrictions.
The newest spherical of testing within the Premier League revealed seven optimistic circumstances from 1,569 exams on Monday.
Nonetheless, since then Manchester Metropolis have confirmed one other 4 optimistic exams for Gabriel Jesus, Kyle Walker and two employees members.
“We now have employees to buy groceries and to the supermarkets for them,” Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo stated forward of his aspect’s conflict with Tottenham on Sunday (Dec 27).
“We now have to keep away from any form of danger as a result of now we have a small squad and now we have issues with some gamers out.
“We can not afford to lose any participant, we inform them every day ‘do not chill out and attempt to be extra cautious’.
Wolves additionally instructed gamers to keep away from supermarkets in the course of the first three-month lockdown between March and Might this yr.
“Our kitchen employees places collectively an enormous field of the essential issues that we’d like,” added Nuno.
“In the course of the excessive second of the pandemic everyone had it. When the scenario improved we stated to gamers ‘you might be free to go and do your individual procuring’.
“However now as the degrees are growing so excessive, and now we have this new mutation that everybody is so apprehensive about, we begin placing this collectively once more. It is about defending ourselves.”