BREAKING: Kylian Mbappe tested for Coronavirus

PSG foward Kylian Mbappe has been tested for coronavirus ahead of Paris Saint-Germain’s crunch UCL clash with Dortmund.

Mbappe has missed two days training with a throat infection, and has taken a test to see if he is COVID-19 positive.

PSG will know the results of the tests tomorrow but sources understands the France international does not have the virus.

Instead, according to Paris Saint-Germain boss Thomas Tuchel, the World Cup winner is suffering from a bout of angina.
“Kylian is sick,” said Tuchel. “He was sick yesterday and he is sick today with angina and we are trying to maybe have a light practice (with him) this evening.”

Angina Pectoris is a sharp stabbing pain in the chest region which occur as a result of reduce blood flow to the heart or the oxygen supply does not meet the heart’s demand causing the heart to produce anaerobic products Eg: Lactate which excites pain receptors.

However, Tuchel is hopeful of having Mbappe in his team for the must-win
Champions League last-16 clash with Dortmund, who they trial by two goals to one from the first leg.

Odiase Osayande

Written by Odiase Osayande

Odiase Osayande is a senior sports writer at Dockaysworld. He is a strong supporter of Liverpool and he's telling the best stories of the beautiful game of football to fans worldwide.


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