Former football player of

Maxim Astafiev Maxim Astafiev
FC “Leningrad”

Test halfback of football club “Leningrad” from the Leningrad region Maxim Astafiev for coronavirus was positive, he was hospitalized. The whole team is in isolation after the team held a training camp in Spain.

“the Team was at training camp in Spain, they were interrupted with the situation. The team returned to Petersburg and went on a isolation under home quarantine. At some point, the us felt unwell, call the doctor and was admitted to the hospital name Botkin, took the analysis today, the analysis showed a positive result,” – said TASS representative of the team, noting that the team players feel good.

“the Symptoms Astafieva no temperature either. Everyone else on the isolation, most took the tests, as far as I know, no one has any more evidence there,” added the informant Agency.

Previously Astafieva and defender Ilya Bannova was hospitalized with a high temperature. Bannova was discharged after his test came back negative.

37-year-old Astafjevs from 2001 to 2003, he played for “Zenit” after the team 35 games. This season, the veteran spent in the championship of the PFL 14 matches and scored three goals.

the St. Petersburg “Zenith” I wish Maxim a speedy recovery.

Football club Zenit are looking to former player blue-white-blue Maxim Astafiev, who, according to media reports, was identified coronavirus infection COVID-19.

a Speedy recovery max! pic.twitter.com/eS6A3DDIs3

— FC Zenit (@zenit_spb) March 24, 2020

the Number of cases of coronavirus COVID-19 in Russia per day increased from 438 to 495.