2022 World Cup qualifying match in the Netherlands, Norway and Letonya'yl faced with the Turkey national football team of 12 people to the new type of coronavirus (Covidien-19) arrest has created a question mark in your head. Turkey national football team in first place in the foreign press, including Italy's many Covidien-19 footballers have been questioned caused the outbreak.
Erhan Kaan Adıgüzel from Habertürk In the news, there was a new claim regarding what happened. Reminding that the national team gathered at the Hasan Doğan Facilities in Riva one day after the 30th week matches were completed in the Super League, the following was stated:
“Covid-19 tests were carried out in the morning hours to football players from their clubs. Up to this point, the procedure has been carried out as it should be. However, bringing all players together without waiting for the results of the tests was the beginning of negligence. Covid-19 tests performed in the morning hours were sent to the laboratory.
However, before the results came, the players in the squad came together for breakfast. Then, they started to train as a team. When the test results arrived, it was too late. The encounter with coronavirus in 2 players made other players contact. In the tests carried out in the ongoing days, the number of football players with covid-19 increased and reached up to 9. When positive cases were found as a result of the tests performed on players returning to their clubs after the national matches were over, national football players were isolated and quarantine periods of 10 days were initiated.
Kenan Karaman's coronavirus test was positive
In the statement made by the German club Fortuna Düsseldorf, it was stated that the PCR test applied to Kenan Karaman after returning from the national team was positive.
28 players were invited to the candidate squad for the Netherlands, Norway and Latvia matches. With the additions later, 32 players had joined the camp.
While the matches continue, İrfan Can Kahveci, Nazım Sangare, Merih Demiral, Zeki Çelik, Cenk Tosun, Kaan Ayhan, Dorukhan Toköz and Emre Kılınç; Covid-19 was removed from the staff because his tests were positive.
After the last game played in Latvia, 4 more players tested positive.