Racing Genk forward Paul Onuachu will be quarantined for a week after testing positive for coronavirus, Completesports.com reports.
According to Belgian news hub, HLN Sport, all the players were tested on Tuesday in the run-up to the first friendly game ahead of the new season.
All the players tested negative except Onuachu.
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The 26-year-old returned late for pre-season training after he was stranded in Nigeria due to travel hassles caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Genk will face Eendracht Termien in the exhibition game on Thursday.
There is quite a bit concern within the team as they have been training with Onuachu for more than a week now.
The 2020/21 Belgian Pro League season will kick off next month after it was aborted in June no thanks to the coronavirus pandemic.Copyright © 2020 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.