The Hungarian vice-champions MOL Pick Szeged have announced positive COVID19 test in “immediate environment” of the team which means that all training and official events are suspended. Club shared the statement on the official website:
A positive coronavirus test was registered today at a person in our immediate environment. The epidemiological isolation of the persons in contact with the infected person (players, staff members and our staff) took place immediately, and our club arranged for their testing. The entire framework of our adult team, the members of the staff, and our staff in contact with them are currently under official quarantine.
As a result, our adult framework trainings and other official events have been suspended.
The positive test was notified to the Hungarian Handball Association, the teams of Budakalász, Csurgó, Veszprém KKFT and the competent bodies of EHF in accordance with the official procedure. We are in constant contact with the epidemiological authorities (ÁNTSZ, police).
Our club has so far introduced stricter epidemic measures than usual and we will continue to do our best to maintain the health of our athletes, staff members and staff.
We will inform our supporters and the public about further developments in this case as soon as we have additional, shareable information.
MOL Pick Szeged have to play against PSG Handball on Thursday 18.45 hrs at the start of the EHF Champions League 2020/2021.