Mateusz Klich ruled OUT of Poland's opening World Cup qualifier against Hungary due to Covid-19


Leeds star Mateusz Klich tests positive for coronavirus, ruling him OUT of Poland’s World Cup qualifier against Hungary and facing a wait over second test to play England

  • Mateusz Klich will not play for Poland against Hungary on Thursday due to Covid 
  • He has not shown any symptoms or felt unwell after testing positive for Covid-19
  • After Hungary, Poland face Andorra on Sunday and England on March 31

Leeds midfielder Mateusz Klich has tested positive for coronavirus and will now miss Poland’s World Cup qualifier in Hungary on Thursday as he awaits the results of a second test.

This could also see him ruled out of a game against Andorra on Sunday and the qualifier against England at Wembley next Wednesday.

Klich has not shown any symptoms or felt unwell. 

Poland will be without Mateusz Klich (left) for Thursday's clash vs Hungary due to coronavirus

Poland will be without Mateusz Klich (left) for Thursday’s clash vs Hungary due to coronavirus

Jakub Kwiatkowski, media officer of the Polish FA, tweeted: ‘The Polish national team received the results of the SARS-Cov-2 test this morning.

‘Unfortunately, in the case of Mateusz Klich, the result is positive. The competitor is well and shows no symptoms of illness, but his trip to Budapest is excluded. Today the test was repeated.’

Klich is also doubtful for Poland's games with Andorra and England as he awaits a second test

Klich is also doubtful for Poland’s games with Andorra and England as he awaits a second test

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