Former England star Wayne Rooney ‘takes emergency coronavirus take a look at amid fears he might’ve caught the virus off contaminated pal who delivered a luxurious watch to him at his home’… per week earlier than he performed for Derby towards Watford on Friday night time
- Derby captain Wayne Rooney has reportedly suffered a coronavirus scare
- The 34-year-old has taken an emergency take a look at amid fears he was uncovered to virus
- A pal of Rooney’s who delivered him a watch at his home has examined constructive
- Rooney was unaware he could have been uncovered and performed for Derby on Friday
Wayne Rooney has reportedly been compelled to take an emergency coronavirus take a look at amid fears he might have caught the virus from an contaminated good friend who visited his residence final week.
According to The Sun, the Derby captain has been left ‘offended’ after Josh Bardsley, 27, entered his multi-million-pound mansion to ship him a luxurious watch final Thursday regardless of being contacted by Test and Trace within the days prior – and he has since examined constructive for Covid-19 sparking issues Rooney might have been contaminated.
The unaware former England star had performed for Derby in Friday night time’s defeat.
Wayne Rooney has suffered a coronavirus scare and has needed to take an emergency take a look at
The Derby star performed on Friday earlier than he was unaware he could have been uncovered to Covid
Josh Bardsley entered Rooney’s residence to ship a watch regardless of Test and Trace contacting him
In an announcement to the Sun, Rooney, 34, mentioned his well being, in addition to his household’s and team-mates, had been jeopardised by somebody appearing towards authorities pointers.
A spokesman mentioned: ‘Wayne met Josh Bardsley briefly when he visited Wayne’s home on Thursday.
‘Wayne was not informed by Josh or anybody else earlier than or throughout that go to that Josh had been informed to take a coronavirus take a look at.
‘Had he recognized Josh had been contacted by Track and Trace or had examined constructive he would have refused to have seen him.
‘Wayne is offended and disillusioned that he, his household and his membership have been put on this place by somebody appearing secretly and in breach of presidency and NHS pointers. He is now taking a coronavirus take a look at on account of his contact with Josh.’
In line with Government’s pointers, individuals ought to self-isolate for 14 days if contacted by Test and Trace.
Rooney posed with a bag from Bardsley’s Avant Garde Global enterprise on Instagram final week
Both Watford and Derby gamers could now have take one other coronavirus take a look at
Rooney, 34, will miss 4 matches for Derby if his take a look at outcome comes again constructive
Derby and Watford gamers may even now more likely to have take a coronavirus take a look at after Rooney’s Covid scare.
The Championship membership launched an announcement within the early hours of Sunday, which learn: ‘On being made conscious of this information the membership has ensured that the suitable measures had been taken in step with strict EFL COVID-19 protocols and UK Government pointers, which the membership is working underneath.
‘The membership will proceed to stick to the COVID-19 guidelines and protocols to make sure that the most secure potential atmosphere is supplied for its gamers and employees.
‘The membership will make no additional remark until an additional replace is required in relation to this matter.’
MailOnline have approached Bardsley for remark.
The ex-Manchester United striker posed for footage along with his new watch on Bardsley’s Avant Garde Global enterprise Instagram account.
Rooney should wait to see the results of his take a look at however might now be a significant doubt for Derby’s subsequent 4 matches towards Huddersfield, Nottingham Forest, Cardiff and Bournemouth.
Derby confirmed they’re conscious of the state of affairs in an announcement within the early hours of Sunday