Víctor Manuel Vucetich will not be on the bench at the Ciudad Universitaria Stadium due to his diagnosis of COVID-19
The Chivas reported that their coach Víctor Manuel Vucetich tested positive for coronavirus one day after facing Pumas on Day 16 of Guard1anes 2020 of Liga MX.
“Our DT and 2 of his Assistants tested positive. Fortunately they are doing well, “said the Herd in a statement.
Víctor Manuel Vucetich will not be on the bench at the Ciudad Universitaria Stadium, due to his diagnosis of COVID-19 and his place will be occupied by the assistant, Ricardo Cadena.
It was also confirmed that two Vucetich assistants tested positive for COVID-19, Sergio Almaguer and Carlos Barra.
C hivas is the only Liga MX team that has had two technicians with coronavirus in the same tournament , the previous coach, Luis Fernando Tena, could not be at the start of the tournament either, since he tested positive for COVID-19.
Among the members of the Herd who have fallen ill with coronavirus are Oribe Peralta, Antonio Briseño, Alexis Vega, Ángel Zaldívar, José Juan Vázquez, Uriel Antuna, Fernando Beltrán, Miguel Ponce, Alexis Peña, Carlos Barra, Sergio Almaguer, Eduardo López, Ronaldo Cisneros .