Premier League announces four positive COVID-19 tests after opening weekend

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The Premier League trophy is lifted. (Rui Vieira/AP)

LONDON — Four people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the latest round of checks on players and club staff in the English Premier League.

The four people must self-isolate for 10 days, the league said on Monday. Their identities weren’t disclosed.

A total of 2,131 players and club staff were tested from Monday to Sunday last week.

League play began on Saturday.

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