Chelsea has confirmed on Thursday Callum Hudson-Odoi had been tested positively for coronavirus.

“Chelsea personnel who had recent close contact with the player in the men’s team building will now self-isolate in line with Government health guidelines,” the Blues’ statement reads.

“These will include initially the full men’s team squad, coaching staff and a number of backroom staff.

“Callum displayed symptoms similar to a mild cold on Monday morning and has not been at the training ground since then as a precaution. However, his test came in positive this evening and he will undergo a period of self-isolation.

“Despite testing positive for the virus, Callum is doing well and looking forward to returning to the training ground as soon as it is possible.

“We wish Callum a speedy recovery and look forward to welcoming him back to the club soon.”

The club also added that the men’s team building will remain closed while the rest of the training facility, Stamford Bridge and other facilities are open and operating.