FC Nantes (Ligue 1) announced Wednesday, July 29 that five employees in its professional group had tested positive for Covid-19, after the first three cases, including a player, revealed last week. The club did not say if any players were among the new cases. Training will be organized in the coming days to prevent the virus from continuing to spread, while the preparation match scheduled against Charleroi (Belgian D1) on Saturday in Belgium has been canceled. “FC Nantes strictly applies the instructions of the health authorities and this, since the start of the health crisis,” assured the club in a statement, specifying that the contact cases of positive people would remain in isolation in the coming days. .