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The newspaper pointed out that Ronaldo’s new sample was positive again, and therefore he will not join the match between Juventus and Barcelona in the second round of the group stage of the Champions League.
Ronaldo, 35, was infected with the Corona virus, while he was with his country, Portugal, before he was subjected to home quarantine at his home in Turin.
Ronaldo missed Juventus and Crotone in the Italian league, and Dynamo Kiev in the Champions League.
The European Football Association (UEFA) medical protocol states that the club must prove the safety of its player infected with the Coronavirus a full week before the match he wants to participate in, which was not achieved in Ronaldo’s case.
Ronaldo has scored 3 goals in two matches with Juventus this season.
Juventus host Barcelona on Wednesday, October 28, in the second round of the Champions League group stage.
Juventus beat Dynamo Kiev 2/0 in the first round, while Barcelona beat Frenkvarrozi 5/1 in Hungary.
In the absence of Ronaldo, the fans are deprived of facing Ronaldo and Argentine Lionel Messi, the Barcelona star, which was suspended, with Ronaldo moving from Real Madrid to Juventus in the summer of 2018.