Olympics-South Africa soccer team at the Olympics report three COVID-19 cases

PUBLISHED: Sun, 18 Jul 2021 08:53:43 GMT
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TOKYO, July 18 (Reuters) – South Africa have confirmed three positive COVID-19 cases in their soccer squad to take part at the Olympic Games in Tokyo, including players Thabiso Monyane and Kamohelo Mahlatsi.

Video Analyst Mario Masha also tested positive on arrival in Tokyo as the team prepares to face hosts Japan on Thursday. (Reporting by Nick Said; Editing by David Dolan)

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