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22 Beitar Jerusalem players test positive for COVID-19 — report

Twenty-two players on the Beitar Jerusalem soccer team test positive for COVID-19, according to Channel 12.

Two of the team’s physiotherapists also contract the virus, the report says.

Some of the players were likely sick with the virus during the team’s last game against Hapoel Tel Aviv.

Beitar Jerusalem soccer supporters sing and wave their flag as players enter the pitch during a team training session in Jerusalem, December 11, 2020, days after the club announced that an Emirati sheikh has purchased a 50 percent stake in the team (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo)
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