PARIS: French national squad player Leo Dubois tested positive for COVID-19 at their training center in Clairefontaine, general of the French Football Federation, just now.
After a negative before joining Didier Deschamps’ squad for a series of international matches, Dubois took part in a training session before being tested positive today.
“Leo Dubois was quarantined when he got the results after Tuesday afternoon’s training,” the federation said.
Real Madrid player Ferland Mendy has been called in to replace the Lyon player.
France will face a friendly match against Ukraine early tomorrow morning Malaysia time ahead of the Nations League match against Portugal here on Sunday and Croatia on 14 October.