Sun, 22 May 2022

FREETOWN, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- The Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) confirmed on Saturday that two players, David Sesay and Osman Kakay, have tested positive for COVID-19 amid the African Cup of Nations (AFCON).

The two will not be part of the national football team's second Group E match against Cote d'Ivoire on Sunday, according to SLFA.

The two players have been isolated and are receiving medical attention, the association added.

Sierra Leone currently has one point after a draw with Algeria Tuesday.

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