LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Three Los Angeles Football Club players tested positive for coronavirus this week, postponing Sunday’s game against the San Jose Earthquakes.
The first positive test was announced Wednesday night, and then on Friday, the team shared that two other players had also tested positive for COVID-19.READ MORE: LA Launches Program To Accelerate Granny Flat Construction Process
Other players and staff continued to test negative but Major League Soccer said it is postponing Sunday’s game “out of an abundance of caution.”READ MORE: Woman Shot During Brazen Daylight Robbery At Beverly Hills Restaurant
The names of the three players who have tested positive have not yet been released.
They are among five Los Angeles professional team athletes who have tested positive for coronavirus since Tuesday.MORE NEWS: 150 Railroad Ties Damaged In Fire At Vernon Lumber Yard
Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner was removed from Game 6 of the World Series Tuesday following a positive coronavirus test. The Los Angeles Chargers announced Thursday that starting guard Ryan Groy also tested positive.