Premier League’s latest COVID-19 testing reveals no positive results

Chelsea's Willian celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Everton at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, Sunday, March 8, 2020. (Matt Dunham/AP)

There have been no positive results from the Premier League’s latest round of COVID-19 testing.

The league says a total of 1,130 players and club personnel were tested in the fourth round of screening, with the all-clear raising confidence around the planned resumption on June 17.

“The Premier League can today confirm that on Thursday 28 May and Friday 29 May, 1,130 players and club staff were tested for COVID-19,” a statement read. “Of these, zero have tested positive.”

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