How Arsenal squad are staying fit during coronavirus lockdown

first_imgArteta was the first Premier League manager to contract the disease (Picture: Getty Images)The Arsenal squad are receiving personalised training routines to maintain fitness while in quarantine over the coronavirus pandemic. Mikel Arteta tested positive for Covid-19 last Thursday, prompting the entire first-team squad and staff to self-isolate for 14 days. Their training ground at London Colney and Hale End academy centre have been cleared as they undergo deep cleans. Advertisement Advertisement How Arsenal squad are staying fit during coronavirus lockdown Metro Sport ReporterMonday 16 Mar 2020 1:59 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link865Shares The Arsenal squad will not train together until the end of the month (Picture: Getty Images)According to the Evening Standard, the players in quarantine have been given tailored programmes to carry out in their own homes. ADVERTISEMENT Visit our live blog for the latest updates Coronavirus news liveMost of the first team have their own gyms, and extra kit and equipment has been sent out to those in need of it. AdvertisementAdvertisementMore: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing ArsenalBoss Mikel Arteta was the first Premier League manager to fall victim to the disease, while his wife Lorena Bernal insisted the Spaniard is ‘feeling fine’. His diagnosis prompted the FA to suspend all league matches until at least April 4, with top-flight clubs set to meet on March 19 to discuss the next steps. The Gunners squad are due to end their self-isolation period on March 25, when they will be able to return to full training. Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page.MORE: Wayne Rooney reveals Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain had never heard of Arsenal hero Marc OvermarsMORE: Barcelona cool interest in Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Commentlast_img

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