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Corona KO: FIFA president Gianni Infantino TESTS POSITIVE for COVID-19

1 month ago   |   By RT

A statement from football's world governing body has revealed that the president of FIFA, Gianni Infantino, has tested positive for COVID-19.
A statement from the organization confirmed that the 50-year-old reported mild symptoms and will go into self-isolation for 10 days.
"All people who came into contact with the FIFA President during the last few days have been informed accordingly and they are being requested to take the necessary steps," the statement said.
"FIFA sincerely wishes President Infantino a speedy recovery."
Proceedings were launched against Infantino in July by a special...
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Soccer-FIFA President Infantino test positive for COVID-19

Soccer-FIFA President Infantino test positive for COVID-19

1 month ago   |   By National Post

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has tested positive for COVID-19, global soccer's governing body said on Tuesday.
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