Marseille announced a trio of "suspected" coronavirus cases have been confirmed just three days before the start of the new season.
The Ligue 1 club revealed on Sunday that three individuals within their "professional workforce" had been detected as potentially having COVID-19.
🔵 Following the tests carried out on Monday, no new cases of #COVID19 were revealed, but Sunday's 3 suspected cases have been confirmed.— Olympique de Marseille (@OM_English) August 18, 2020
The Club has sent all the details to the @LFPfr. pic.twitter.com/WjYdI6dQIG
Their communication at the time indicated the club was seeking confirmation regarding these cases and follow-up tests on Monday all came back positive.
These take the club's positive cases up to four in the past week.