The Chinese player of Espanyol Wu Lei, infected by coronavirus in Spain

Chinese soccer player Wu Lei, who plays for Espanyol in Barcelona, ​​who is bottom in the League, has tested positive for coronavirus, but has “mild symptoms” and “is under treatment,” the Chinese soccer federation announced on Saturday.

The 28-year-old forward, who is playing his second season at the Catalan club, is isolated at his Barcelona home, according to the Xinhua agency.

“The Chinese Football Federation maintains close communication with him and the club and will provide all the necessary help if necessary,” the statement said.