As reported on the website of “railway”, the team took this decision in connection with the frequent cases of infection with coronavirus in RPL.

“We are fighting for first place and an exit in the Champions League – says the Vice-captain of “Locomotive” Marinato Guilherme. – Given the situation with coronavirus, we can’t afford to risk it. So at this point we decided that we would follow the self-isolation in Bakovka.

the Restart of the championship of Russia on football after a pause due to pandemic coronavirus took place on 19 June. First, however, the disease was diagnosed in six players of “Rostov”, which team was the match against “Sochi” youthful composition. After it became known about the disease three players of “Dynamo”, whose match against FC Krasnodar moved to July.

“the locomotive” after 23 rounds takes the second place in the standings of the Russian championship, scoring 44 points and losing by nine points to the St. Petersburg “Zenit”.