Juventus Star Cristiano Ronaldo is set to miss a number of matches after testing positive for coronavirus. 

Portuguese Football Federation confirmed Ronaldo tested positive for COVID-19 and will be in self-isolation. The Federation added that the former Real Madrid man was asymptomatic and that the rest of the squad had tested negative.

The 35-year-old, who withdrew from the Portugal squad to face Sweden could miss up to five games including a reunion with Lionel Messi when Juve take on Barcelona in a Champions League clash. 

Reports suggest that the latest guidelines for Italy when someone tests positive, one must spend between 10-21 days in quarantine until recording a negative test. 

Here are matches Ronaldo could miss

  • October 17: Crotone (a) – Serie A
  • October 20: Dynamo Kiev (a) – Champions League
  • October 25: Verona (h) – Serie A
  • October 28: Barcelona (h) – Champions League
  • November 1: Spezia (a) – Champions League

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