Coronavirus Sars-CoV2 is also shaking up plans for the best handball club Fivers Margareten. The team that wanted to participate in the European Cup for the first time in a long time is now not in the training camp as planned, but in quarantine. This was extended on Wednesday after five more players were found to be infected with the virus five days after the first two positive cases. Fivers announced this on its website on Wednesday.
Consequently, the home quarantine for the entire team was extended, the planned training camp in Faak / See including test games was canceled. “Right now, a total of six players have tested positive for Covid-1
“Health is a priority”
Preparations for the new season with the European Cup against Benfica Lisbon at the end of August and the Super Cup against Hard at the beginning of September must now be adjusted again. “We will decide together with the authorities how and when the preparations for our first competitive match will continue in the next few days. But it is now almost secondary. The priority is that we break the infection chain and above all that our players are completely healthy again,” explained the manager. Thomas Menzl. (art / monkey)