Not even five minutes of play and immediately the stop. With a lot of raids in the field of the employees of the Brazilian Health Agency. It is the sensational unscheduled event that took place during Brazil-Argentina, a match valid for qualifying for the World Cup in Qatar in 2022. According to the carioca health authorities, four of the Argentine players who took to the field violated the anti-Covid quarantine. These are four athletes from UK clubs: Romero and Lo Celso of Tottenham, Martinez and Buendia of Aston Villa. The Argentines have contradicted the indications of the Premier League, the English championship, which in recent days had communicated that it did not want to let the players leave for national matches, in particular the intercontinental ones.
The Super Match in San Paolo had been at the center of controversy for days. Today the Brazilian authorities removed the four from the field for not respecting the anti-Covid rules. L’Albiceleste he then left the field at 0-0, awaiting new provisions. The game has been permanently suspended. The referee and the match commissioner will send a report to FIFA, which will determine the decisions to be made.