In an interview with La Gazzetta dello Sport newspaper, Gasperini has admitted he felt sick and breathlessness on day 10/3, 1 day before the trip to Atalanta to Airport Valencia within the framework of round 1/8 Champions League this season.
Gasperini consecutive boundaries off steering watch the game
Although there are abnormalities but the Italian strategist who came off the bench to direct the game as usual and help beat Atalanta 4-3 home team to win the quarter-finals with a 8-4 aggregate after 2 matches respectively. Though do not know they are infected Covid-19 at that time, but later tests by doctors showed Covid-19 was present in the body of head coach from March Atalanta.
Test results on that rivals Valencia furious. Team playing in La Liga recently declared that he Gasperini took Mestalla is a horrible thing, although this match took place in the absence of spectators.
Area Italy strategist who do not know they are infected Covid-19
"With these remarks Atalanta coach - Gian Piero Gasperini in the press last week, Valencia want publicly expressed his surprise about the actions of competitors in the 1/8 round match in the UEFA Champions League. He realize their situation before the day of the match at the Mestalla, at most he should realize that themselves need to quarantine or preventive measures of infection. he was dangerous for many people during the trip to Valencia "- Representative Valencia statement.
"Swarms of bats" said they did not feel convinced with the explanation of coach Gian Piero Gasperini, after admitting to attend the return leg of the Champions League with 1/8 Covid-19 infection. Even, this team also proved quite angry when they themselves become victims of Covid-19 with more than 1/3 of the team's players testing positive results.
Consecutive Valencia announced infections Covid-19 after the game against Atalanta
"It must be remembered that this match took place in the absence of spectators, the stringent measures have been put forward to show that the danger of this disease. Although Gasperini not tested Covid-19 before the game but his symptoms are extremely serious and need to be self-aware "- Valencia concluded in the club's new announcement.
Earlier, Atalanta coach told the Italian press that he felt very strange body. Gasperini said: "I was very scared. One day before the game, I was sick, that afternoon, things seem worse. 2 nights later, I could not sleep. If you look closely captures me in the match against Valencia, you'll notice how tired I am on the bench. I had a fever but I still feel able to work ".