With a view to the possible return of the competition in June, the teams of the ACB continue their return to training. This Monday Barcelona Real Madrid and Joventut have returned the first to undergo tests for the coronavirus and the other two to train . Thus they join Unicaja, Valencia and Andorra which already did so last week.
Starting at 8:30 AM, Barça staff members have been arriving in their private cars to be examined. Almost all were except Malcolm Delaney .
The American, with permission from the club, when the state of alarm was declared, returned to his country to spend the confinement with his family. The Baltimore base will be incorporated later.
Once the results are known in 48 hours the Catalan team will begin the individual training phase.
– Real Madrid Basket (@RMBaloncesto) May 11, 2020
Those who have trained are his rivals from Real Madrid, although using the grass of his teammates from the soccer section in Valdebebas.
According to reports the white club the players exercised in two shifts -from 10:00 am to 11:00 am and from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm- at the orders of the physical trainer Juan Ragpicker.
“ ⛹ A day that ugly molt de temps that we await! Per fi hem pogut torn als entrenaments!
– Club Joventut Badalona (@ Penya1930) May 11, 2020
The one who has already set foot on his basketball court has been Joventut de Badalona who tested his players on the past day 8. The players have been arriving in stripes to be able to guarantee compliance the distance and individual training conditions.
Joventut's is one of the two unconfirmed cases, along with Zaragoza, of possible positives for coronavirus in ACB League teams.
The Endesa League plans to resume its final phase, with twelve teams, in a single venue and behind closed doors next June.