Marouane Fellaini is infected with the coronavirus.
It informs belgierens chinese club, Shandong Luneng, Sunday.
The former Manchester United player is the first player in the chinese Super League (CSL), who have tested positive for the coronavirus.
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The 32-year-old belgian midfielder has a normal temperature and feel just fine, but he is under observation and receive treatment, informs Shandong Luneng.
the Club will do its best to help with the treatment of the player, reads it from the chinese club.
Fellaini is just the latest prominent name in the world of football, which is infected with the coronavirus.
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Former Chelsea-kantspilleren Callum Hudson-Odoi, the Arsenal manager with Mikel Arteta and Juventus players Paulo Dybala, Blaise Matuidi and Daniele Rugani tested positive for the coronavirus.
The same is AC Milan's technical director and former stjernespiller, Paolo Maldini.
the 18-year-old Daniel Maldini, son of the legend and Milan-debutant this season, is also infected.
In Spain, it is also reported on several football players with the virus.
Among other is Espanyol striker Wu Lei, China's most well-known football player, infected as well as several of kineserens teammates.
Fellaini is the first confirmed smittetilfælde in the CSL, and it makes it perhaps more difficult to start the season in april, as the hope was in China.
The chinese league was postponed a month in march, but was later postponed indefinitely.
Fellaini, who previously also played for Everton, switched to Shandong Luneng from Manchester United in February last year.
Coronavirusset bread first arrive in the chinese city of Wuhan in december and has since spread across the world and infected more than 300,000 people and killed over 13,000.
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