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Liverpool's Thiago Alcantara tests positive for Covid-19

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Liverpool FC have confirmed that Spain international midfielder Thiago Alcantara has tested positive for Covid-19. "Liverpool midfielder Thiago Alcantara has tested positive for Covid-19 and is currently self-isolating according to the necessary guidelines," the club said in a statement on Tuesday. "The 29-year-old, who missed Monday's match against Arsenal, has exhibited minor symptoms of the virus but is in good health and is getting better," it added. Alcantara had joined Liverpool from Bayern Munich earlier in September and had made his debut against Chelsea eight days ago.

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