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Stuart Armstrong tests positive for Covid-19 after arriving for Scotland duty

Southampton players will train from home during international break after Stuart Armstrong tests positive for coronavirus… and it means fellow Scot Kieran Tierney misses Arsenal’s crucial clash with Manchester City

  • Southampton midfielder Stuart Armstrong has tested positive for coronavirus
  • It means Ralph Hasenhuttl’s players will train at home in the international break
  • Armstrong tested negative on Monday before a follow-up came back positive
  • Arsenal’s Kieran Tierney must quarantine as a result and will miss Man City game

Southampton midfielder Stuart Armstrong has tested positive for Covid-19 – and the south coast club’s players will train at home from Thursday before returning next week.

And Arsenal will be without Kieran Tierney when they face Manchester City after the international break with the left-back one of two Scotland players forced to quarantine for a fortnight as a result of Armstrong’s result.

Armstrong initially tested negative result following a check on Monday when he joined up with the Scotland squad.

Southampton will train at home…