Emmanuel Adebayor is Togo’s most well-known participant.
Former Manchester Metropolis, Actual Madrid and Togo worldwide ahead Emmanuel Adebayor is caught in quarantine in Benin over the coronavirus pandemic, his Paraguayan membership Olimpia mentioned on social media.
The 36-year-old “took the decision to return to his country for the duration of the quarantine period declared by the government” of Paraguay, mentioned Olimpia late on Monday.
Nevertheless, in making an attempt to return dwelling he was put in quarantine in a lodge within the port of Cotonou, the biggest metropolis in Benin, alongside one other 84 vacationers, Olimpia mentioned.
“His decision was to spend this time with his family,” Olimpia mentioned of Adebayor’s makes an attempt to make the lengthy journey from Paraguay to Togo.
Like a lot Latin America, Paraguay is in partial shut down and has imposed a nighttime curfew.
The previous Togo ahead, who additionally performed for Arsenal, Tottenham and Crystal Palace throughout a decade-long keep within the English Premier League, made a shock transfer to the Paraguayan champions in February having left Turks Kayserispor in December.
“It’s like being at home. It doesn’t bother me at all,” Adebayor instructed reporters on his arrival in Benin, which borders Togo.
Adebayor is Togo’s most well-known participant and scored 32 objectives in successful 87 caps, and helped his nation qualify for the 2006 World Cup.