Former Barcelona striker now Atletico star has tested positive for coronavirus, Insidenaija reports.
The Uruguayan star will miss the World Cup qualifying match against Brazil, Uruguay’s football association announced Monday.
This was contained in a statement by the federation, and it reads: “Tests have been carried out on all the members of the national team, with the result that the players Luis Suarez (and) Rodrigo Munoz and the official, Matias Faral, have tested positive for Covid-19.”
Three players from Uruguay squad have tested for the virus and all three are “in good health”, it added. They join defender Matias Vina, who tested positive on Saturday after Uruguay’s 3-0 win over Colombia in Barranquilla.
Uruguay host Brazil in Montevideo on Tuesday.