Arsenal forced to CLOSE Hale End Academy after a positive Covid-19 test… with seven staff members being placed into self-isolation
- A member of staff at Arsenal’s Hale End Academy tested positive for Covid-19
- That staff member plus six others will now begin a period in self-isolation
- In a statement the club said they have commenced a track and trace process
The Premier League side were left with no choice but to close the facility while they undertake a track and trace operation.
A report in the Athletic details a senior staff member that had travelled abroad before returning a positive test result when back at the Academy. Six other staff members have been asked to enter self-isolation as a result.
Arsenal have temporarily shut their Hale End Academy due to a positive staff Covid-19 test
A statement from Arsenal read: ‘We can confirm that a member of staff from our Hale End Academy has tested positive for Covid-19.
‘The positive test…