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Hibernian FC player tests positive for coronavirus

The unnamed player will miss Saturday's clash with Hamilton at Easter Road.

Hibernian FC player tests positive for coronavirus SNS Group

A Hibernian FC player has tested positive for coronavirus, the club has confirmed.

The unnamed player will miss Saturday’s Scottish Premiership encounter with Hamilton at Easter Road.

The club say they are confident that the outbreak is self-contained.

A club statement read: “Hibernian FC today confirmed that a player is socially isolating after contracting coronavirus.

“The player, who is showing no symptoms, tested positive after he came into contact with the virus at home over the weekend.

“He has not been inside the stadium or training centre since contracting the virus, and will be isolated for ten days.”