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Footballers being tested for coronavirus more than doctors is ridiculous - Sporting president Varandas


The Primeira Liga is expected to return in June but one club's president feels hospital staff should be prioritised when it comes to testing

Sporting CP president Frederico Varandas says it is “really stupid” that football players are being tested for Covid-19 more frequently than medical workers.

The Primeira Liga has been suspended since March, but it is hoping to follow the example of the Bundesliga by concluding the season in empty stadiums.

Players, coaches and staff are being tested for coronavirus as the league looks to get the Portuguese top flight up and running in the first week ...


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