Conor Clancy Date: 7th April 2021 at 2:46pm
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Atalanta midfielder Matteo Pessina has become the latest player to test positive for the coronavirus after returning from international duty with Italy last week.

, Federico Bernardeschi, Alessandro Florenzi, Marco Verratti, , Grifo and Alessio Cragno had all previously returned positive COVID-19 tests, with Pessina becoming the eighth.

Atalanta have said that the player, currently in isolation, is asymptomatic.

Pessina played 78 minutes as Atalanta beat Udinese 3-2 in Bergamo at the weekend, before being replaced by .