On Friday, Olympique de Marseille was due to finish its summer preparations with a friendly against Stuttgart. A meeting that was planned in Fos-sur-Mer. But the Phoenician club issued an official statement in the evening stating that after suspecting a positive case to covis-19 within the group, they later decided to cancel the match
A few minutes after this decision, RMC Sport revealed the name of the Marseille player tested positive. It would be left-back Jordan Amavi, 26. This is the first case of coronavirus in the Olympian group. The Marseille club is trying to organize itself in the wake of this special context.