Sheffield United confirm positive coronavirus tests but Burnley game IS on

Sheffield United have confirmed the club have recorded a number of positive coronavirus tests after the latest round of testing.

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder and assistant Alan Knill. Picture: David Klein/Sportimage

Due to medical confidentiality, the Blades - whose game at Burnley tonifht will go ahead - will not be revealing the names of those affected.

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The individuals who have tested positive have now entered into a period of self-isolation in accordance with Premier League and Government guidelines.

Earlier today, the Premier League confirmed 18 positive coronavirus tests, the highest figure so far.

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