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Sports Leyton Orient confirm positive COVID-19 tests ahead of Spurs cup tie

05:36  22 september  2020
05:36  22 september  2020 Source:   thescore.com

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League Two side Leyton Orient confirmed Monday that members of the first team tested positive for COVID - 19 , throwing Tuesday's League Cup home clash with Tottenham Hotspur into doubt. "Following our game on Saturday 19th September, COVID - 19 testing was conducted on all of our

Leyton Orient are due to host Premier League Tottenham in the Carabao Cup third round on Those who have tested positive will now strictly follow government self-isolation guidelines," the O's said. It is understood that if Orient are unable to field a team, the game will be awarded to Spurs as there is

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League Two side Leyton Orient confirmed Monday that members of the first team tested positive for COVID-19, throwing Tuesday's League Cup home clash with Tottenham Hotspur into doubt.

"Following our game on Saturday 19th September, COVID-19 testing was conducted on all of our first-team playing squad," Leyton Orient's club statement read. "Today (Monday) we received formal confirmation which shows that a number of our first-team squad have tested positive."

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Home. Covid - 19 . Football. TOTTENHAM and Leyton Orient face an anxious wait over whether their Carabao Cup third round tie will go ahead . 18 players or staff at Leyton Orient have recorded positive coronavirus tests . Leyton Orient host Spurs on Tuesday, September 22. The match is set to kick off at 6pm.

Tottenham players expecting Carabao Cup clash with Leyton Orient to be called off after a Covid - 19 outbreak infects TEN players at the League Two side 'Those who have tested positive will now strictly follow Government self-isolation guidelines,' the club confirmed . It was also revealed that their

The London side has closed its Breyer Group Stadium and training ground until further notice. It's unclear if Tuesday's third-round fixture will be postponed or forfeited.

"We have informed the EFL and Tottenham Hotspur and will make a further announcement regarding Tuesday's match shortly," the statement added.

Unlike Premier League sides, the English Football League (EFL) no longer requires mandatory weekly coronavirus testing for staff and players. Leyton Orient conducted checks following a 2-2 draw at home to Mansfield on Saturday.

"We have also informed Mansfield Town, Plymouth Argyle, and Oldham Athletic, our three most recent opponents, prior to the public release of this information," the statement added.

A postponed fixture could create a scheduling headache for Spurs, who are set to travel to Macedonia to face Shkendija in the Europa League on Thursday.

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Tottenham to play Chelsea in cup after virus-enforced bye .
LONDON — Tottenham received a bye Friday to advance to a League Cup meeting with Chelsea after its game against Leyton Orient was called off due to a coronavirus outbreak at the fourth-tier team. Tottenham will now host Chelsea on Tuesday in the fourth round in a run of three home games in three different competitions across five days. Jose Mourinho's side plays Newcastle in the Premier League on Sunday and Maccabi Haifa in Europa League qualifying on Thursday. Orient's League Two game on Saturday against Walsall has also been called off due to members of the squad having to self-isolate.

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