Szalai was negatively tested on Saturday night, as the Hungarian Association announced. Since he was still positive at the official UEFA test, he must not participate in the present game of Hungary against Albania (18 o’clock).
The captain of the Hungarian national team was 0: 4 against England last Thursday still the full 90 minutes in the Puskas Arena in the square. On Saturday, the association then announced the positive result of a newer PCR test.
Mainz and the Corona problem on the first matchday
In front of the first Bundesliga playing day, three 05 players and a trainer have been positively tested in Mainz. Then all non-vaccinated professionals and staff members were sent in quarantine. Including the four infected were finally 14 people in domestic isolation.
Szalai itself would probably have to go in quarantine for the second time within a short time, of which he will probably be spared. Before the first matchday he belonged to the eight Unvacaked players and two coaches without vaccination protection, which were isolated. For most, a rethinking has meanwhile. For example, Anderson Lucoqui and Dominik Kohr received their first syringe. Whether Szalai has also been vaccinated, is unknown.
Also with positive Szalai test no effects for Mainz
Even an infection Szalais had no impact on the team colleagues of the 1st FSV Mainz 05. Of this, the club emerged in a response to a tested request. In international competitions, analogous to the Bundesliga is tested. Adam Szalai had left Mainz with a negative test result and had also been negatively tested before the first game of Hungary. His positive test has no effect on us, it said in the 05 position. With the negative result, the case should have been finally done.
Today, Szalai is to be tested for another time.