The Crystal Palace forward, Wilfred Zaha has tested positive for coronavirus and is self-isolating as confirmed by the Premier League club.

On Monday, the 28-year-old Wilfred Zaha was left out of the squad facing Burnley in the Premier League. The reason being he had tested positive for the unprecedented coronavirus.

The coach Roy Hodgson, thereby confirmed the forward, Zaha is self-isolating after returning a positive test ahead of the trip to Turf Moor.

“He is waiting for the results of the next text”. Said Roy Hodgson.

“He is not feeling particularly ill but unfortunately the test proved positive and he is following the procedures”.

In the testing line-up against Burnley, Belgium international Michy Batshuayi replaces Zaha.

The 28-year-old wrote on Twitter, “wishing the team good luck. I’ve got some family responsibilities that I’ve got to take care of. Which means I won’t be there for the next two games but will be back next time around. Supporting you all the way”.