France and Paris Saint-Germain striker Kylian Mbappe examined optimistic for COVID-19 and can miss Tuesday’s Nations League match in opposition to Croatia, the French federation mentioned on Monday.
Mbappe was remoted as soon as he came upon about his optimistic check and left France’s coaching camp to return dwelling on Monday night.
The French federation mentioned the check was carried out by UEFA within the morning.
Mbappe scored for France to beat Sweden 1-0 within the Nations League on Saturday, his 14th worldwide aim. The Paris Saint-Germain striker’s 14th worldwide aim got here within the forty first minute but it surely might have been extra snug for France, just for Antoine Griezmann to fluff a penalty proper on the finish. It was Griezmann’s third straight penalty miss for France.
The federation mentioned Mbappe handed a check earlier than becoming a member of his teammates on the nationwide coaching camp. He additionally examined damaging on Wednesday forward of the sport in opposition to Sweden.
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