Daniele Rugani's partner Michela Persico has 'infinite fear' for unborn baby

Updated: 22 March, 2020 12:27 IST | A correspondent | Mumbai

The Juventus defender was infected of the virus on March 11

Daniele Rugani and Michela Persico
Daniele Rugani and Michela Persico

Footballer Daniele Rugani's partner Michela Persico fears for her unborn baby after the couple tested positive for Coronavirus. The Juventus defender was infected of the virus on March 11.

Just a few days before the news of Rugani's diagnosis spread, the couple was preparing to announce that they were expecting their first child. In an interview to Italian magazine Chi, Michela, who is four months pregnant, said: "I still can't even talk about it. But at the moment I have to understand what will happen. I hope the virus does not affect my pregnancy. The doctors assured me there should be no problems. But put yourself in my shoes, I have an infinite fear."

The model admitted the isolation is hard to handle.

Catch up on all the latest sports news and updates here. Also download the new mid-day Android and iOS apps to get latest updates

This story has been sourced from a third party syndicated feed, agencies. Mid-day accepts no responsibility or liability for its dependability, trustworthiness, reliability and data of the text. Mid-day management/mid-day.com reserves the sole right to alter, delete or remove (without notice) the content in its absolute discretion for any reason whatsoever

First Published: 22 March, 2020 10:52 IST

Sign up for all the latest news, top galleries and trending videos from Mid-day.com

Subscribe
loading image
This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK