Coronavirus: Premier League confirms one positive result in latest testing round

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The Premier League has confirmed there was one positive coronavirus case in its latest round of testing.

A total of 2,250 players and club staff were tested between June 22 and June 28, the league announced on Monday.

It means there have been 19 positive results from the 14,307 tests carried out since May 17.

The Premier League did not reveal the club or name of the individual who was found to have contracted COVID-19.

England’s top-flight returned from a three-month suspension amid the pandemic on June 17.

The Premier League season will finish on July 26, with the FA Cup final scheduled to take place on August 1.