On this file photograph Former Liverpool participant and supervisor Kenny Dalglish takes the applause of the supporters a day after having the brand new grandstand named after him, on the pitch forward of the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield in Liverpool, northwest England on October 14, 2017. Paul ELLIS / AFP
A Liverpool nice, Kenny Dalglish, has examined optimistic for COVID-19 after he was admitted right into a hospital for remedy of an an infection, the membership has mentioned in a press release which it mentioned was accepted by the Dalglish household.
“Sir Kenny was admitted to hospital on Wednesday April 8 for treatment of an infection which required intravenous antibiotics,” the assertion mentioned.
“Consistent with present procedures, he was subsequently examined for COVID-19 regardless of having beforehand displayed no signs of the sickness. Unexpectedly, the take a look at end result was optimistic however he stays asymptomatic.
“Previous to his admission to hospital, Sir Kenny had chosen to voluntarily self-isolate for longer than the suggested interval collectively together with his household. He would urge everybody to comply with the related authorities and skilled steerage within the days and weeks forward.
“He wish to take this chance to thank the good NHS employees, whose dedication, bravery and sacrifice ought to be the main focus of the nation’s consideration at this extraordinary time.
“He would additionally ask that they’re given the house to do their jobs throughout what’s a particularly difficult time for them and that his circle of relatives’s privateness is revered.
“He appears ahead to being house quickly. We are going to present additional updates as and when it’s applicable.”