The pair had contact with Billy Gilmour and are being avoided the remainder of the squad after the Scotland star returned a constructive Covid-19 check
England and Chelsea duo Ben Chilwell and Mason Mount are being saved in isolation as a precautionary measure forward of the Euro 2020 conflict towards Czech Republic.
The left-back and midfielder are being avoided the remainder of the squad as a result of they’d contact with Scotland star Billy Gilmour, who examined constructive for Covid-19 on Monday, after the 2 sides performed out a 0-0 draw on Friday.
There have been no Covid-19 instances within the England squad, however they don’t seem to be taking any dangers with Chilwell and Mount.
What has been mentioned?
An announcement posted on England’s social media accounts learn: “As a precaution right now and in session with Public Well being England, Ben Chilwell and Mason Mount are isolating after interplay with Scotland participant Billy Gilmour at Friday’s match.
“The pair shall be avoided the remainder of the England gamers and wider assist staff, pending additional discussions with Public Well being England. Your entire squad had lateral circulation exams on Monday afternoon and all have been once more unfavorable, as was the case with Sunday’s UEFA pre-match PCR exams.
“We are going to proceed to comply with all Covid-19 protocols and the UEFA testing regime, whereas remaining in shut contact with Public Well being England.”
Will Chilwell and Mount miss the following recreation?
It has not but been introduced whether or not or not they will make the squad for the ultimate recreation of the group stage.
England tackle Czech Republic at Wembley on Tuesday needing a draw to safe a spot within the subsequent spherical.
They will nonetheless end second in the event that they lose and Scotland don’t beat Croatia by a sufficiently big margin to higher the Three Lions’ objective distinction.
How vital have they been for England?
Mount performed the total 90 minutes of England’s first two matches within the competitors, lining up in midfield with Kalvin Phillips and Declan Rice.
Chilwell, nonetheless, has been an unused substitute up to now. He has not performed for England for the reason that World Cup qualifying win towards Poland in March.