Good news as Hudson-Odoi and Mikel Arteta recover from coronavirus

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Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta was the first to test positive for coronavirus in the Premier League, and Chelsea youngster Callum Hudson-Odoi became the first Premier League player to test positive to the virus.

The good news now is that both of them have recovered from the virus that has taken many lives across the world.

Chelsea have delivered an update on Callum Hudson-Odoi after the teenager tested positive for coronavirus earlier in the month.

“We are pleased to report Callum Hudson-Odoi is now feeling fine and back to his usual self following the period of self-isolation required after the player tested positive for COVID-19, a statement on reads on the official Chelsea website.

“In addition to feeling good, the young winger is hard at work training at home to build and maintain his fitness, as are the rest of the Chelsea squad.”

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Arteta has also provided positive news over his health, as he says he now feels that he has recovered entirely.

“It took me three or four days to start feeling better, with more energy, to leave the symptoms behind,” he told Spanish television station La Sexta.

“I am very well now. I feel that I have recovered.”

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