From the Editorial Office
La Jornada newspaper
Saturday, January 9, 2021, p. a10
Santos revealed at least 30 cases of contagion of Covid-19 in its different divisions, which is presented as the most affected club in the midst of Mexican football, after Chivas del Guadalajara reported an infected on the campus, while in the Liga de Expansión Los Venados de Yucatán announced nine positives.
In a joint statement with the Liga Mx, Santos Laguna announced after the tests carried out in accordance with the provisions of the Health Protocol, 10 infected players were detected in the women’s team, as well as a member of the staff, in addition to that in Various categories of basic forces were registered 15 more cases and another four workers of the club.
The Torreón squad assures that no positive case was registered in the first team, so there is no warning prior to the debut against Cruz Azul, tomorrow Sunday at the TSM stadium.
However, the first meeting of Santos in the Liga Mx Femenil, against Puebla, will be played until February 22, while those of the U-17 and 20, were pending on dates and times to be defined.
The club assured that the 30 people are in isolation and under the club’s medical supervision.
Hours before, the Guadalajara club, also in conjunction with the League, reported that before starting its participation in the 2021 Clausura Guardians, in accordance with the competition protocols, it carried out Covid-19 tests that yielded a positive result. , and it transpired that it is the forward José Juan Macías. The person is already isolated and following the protocols for recovery. Club Guadalajara and Liga Mx reiterate their absolute commitment to safeguarding the integrity of their members and transmitting the importance of measures to prevent the spread of the virus.
In the Expansion League, the Venados vs. Alebrijes match was rescheduled.
The League and the Venados club reported nine positive cases, all from players. They are already in isolation and under medical observation. Due to this situation, with the support and understanding of the Alebrijes of Oaxaca, the match corresponding to matchday 1, originally scheduled for Tuesday, January 12, will be rescheduled. In the next few days the new date will be informed.