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AFCON; 12 Tunisia Players Contract COVID-19

Tunisia Football Federation has reported that 12 key players who are playing in Africa Cup Of Nations in Cameroon have been confirmed COVID-19 positive. This comes during the preparations for their final Africa Cup of Nations group match against Gambia was going but were thrown into disarray after 12 players in the 28-man squad contracted Covid-19.

Key player Wahbi Khazri is among the players to test positive.

According to the reports from TFF posted on Facebook account the players who took part in a training session were 16 players present while the rest (12) were absent due to Covid-19. Players who have been confirmed COVID-19 positive include,

1 Ali Maaloul.

2.Aymen Dahmen.

3.Ghailene Chaalali.

3.Mohamed Ali.

4.Ben Romdhane.

5.Wahbi Khazri.

6.Ali Jemal.

7.Mohamed Amine.

8.Ben Hmida.

9.Mohamed Drager who plays at the right-back.

The players have been isolated from the group with some good news saying that 5 players are recovering from the virus.

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