Four Danish players isolated due to coronavirus

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Danish club Brondby have quarantined 13 people, including a player and their assistant coach, after former Denmark international Thomas Kahlenberg was diagnosed with coronavirus.

Kahlenberg reportedly contracted the virus in Amsterdam last weekend and was at Brondby’s game against Lyngby on Sunday.

Defender Joel Kabongo is in quarantine alongside assistant coach Martin Retov, while Lyngby also have three players in isolation.

Kabongo met Kahlenberg after the game because they were former team-mates and they shook hands.

Brondby also confirmed that their data analyst, psychologist and nine members of staff, including their chief executive Ole Palma, were in isolation.

Lyngby midfielder Martin Ornskov, right-back Kasper Jorgensen and left-back Patrick da Silva are also in 14-day quarantine after meeting Kahlenberg after the game.

Former Liverpool midfielder and now Ajax assistant coach Christian Poulsen is in quarantine after being with Kahlenberg in Amsterdam.

By Ofhani Munyai

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