Coronavirus: the link between the Liverpool virus and Atletico Madrid is an “interesting hypothesis”


More than 52,000 fans watched Liverpool lose 3-2 to Atletico Madrid at Anfield on March 11, a result that sealed the elimination of the champions.

Speculation about a possible link between the coronavirus cases in Liverpool and the club’s Champions League match with Atletico Madrid last month is an “interesting assumption,” said a British government science advisor.

Some deaths from coronaviruses in Liverpool were attributed to the March 11 match at Anfield,