Lokomotiv Plodiv suffer Covid-19 outbreak after wild Bulgarian cup win celebrations
The Bulgarian league match between Lokomotiv Plovdiv and CSKA Sofia on Thursday will take place without spectators after Lokomotiv players, officials and dozens of fans tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
General view of the VIVACOM ARENA 'Georgi Asparuhov' stadium during Bulgarian efbet League football match between the teams of PFC Levski Sofia and PFC Ludogorets Razgrad in Sofia, Bulgaria. All professional sports activities was prohibited due to coronav
The domestic league resumed on June 5 after an almost three-month break due to the COVID-19 pandemic and fans have been able to attend matches unlike in most European leagues.
At least five players from Lokomotiv Plovdiv tested positive for COVID-19 having been filmed taking part in packed nightclub celebrations after the club won the Bulgarian Cup for a second consecutive year last Wednesday.