Chinese Super League side, Shandong Luneng, announced that former Manchester United player, Marouane Fellaini has tested positive for Coronavirus.
The Belgium midfielder is repotedly in isolation in a Chinese hospital which specializes on infectious diseases.
The 32-year old who played for Everton and Manchester United in the Premier League before moving to China was said to have returned from Dubai before testing positive to the pandemic.
Fellaini took also took his Official Twitter page to reveal his new medical status while urging everyone else to stay save.
Dear friends, I have been tested for coronavirus and my test result is positive. Thanks to the fans, medical staff and the club for their care and attention. I will follow the treatment and hope to return to the game as soon as possible. Please everyone stay safe.❤️❤️❤️ pic.twitter.com/xTczNLoz1w
— Marouane Fellaini (@Fellaini) March 22, 2020
His former employers also sent a warm empathetic message to Fellaini in a show of support.
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) March 22, 2020