According to the English giants Manchester City football club, reserve goalkeeper Scott Carson, midfielder Cole Palmer and a member of staff have tested positive for COVID-19 virus.
Their game at Everton last week was also postponed due to several positive cases in their camp.
The Manchester club have joined Newcastle United, Sheffield United and Fulham among those who have suffered virus outbreaks in the past couple of weeks.
The Premier League returned 40 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, the highest in a week this season, after two rounds of testing last week.(Reuters/NAN)