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Almost 2,000 infections linked to Scottish football fans who watched Euro 2020 matches

by LLB Reporter
30th Jun 21 2:42 pm

According to Public Health Scotland (PHS), the Euro 2020 matches have been behind 1,991 confirmed Covid cases in the country.

1,294 of those cases are linked to Scottish football fans who travelled to London on 18 June to watch Scotland v England.

397 Scottish fans who were at Wembley Stadium to watch the Scotland game tested positive for coronavirus.

A PHS report said, “PHS is working with Test and Protect and NHS boards to ensure that all public health actions are taken in the close contacts of these Euro 2020 cases as part of the 32,539 cases that were reported to the Test and Protect case management system during this period.”

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