Daily Express

COVID CHAOS West Ham’s pos­i­tive re­sults an­nounced DUR­ING cup clash

- By Dar­ren Lewis Sports · Soccer · West Ham United F.C. · David Moyes · Hull City A.F.C. · Issa Diop

FOOT­BALL found it­self at the cen­tre of Covid- 19 chaos last night af­ter David Moyes and two of his West Ham stars tested pos­i­tive.

The trio were sent home but their Carabao Cup tie against Hull still went ahead, with the Ham­mers win­ning 5- 1.

On a night of farce that raises big im­pli­ca­tions for the Premier League, Moyes, de­fender Issa Diop and mid­fielder Josh Cullen left the ground af­ter re­ceiv­ing their re­sults around 45 min­utes be­fore kick- off.

But the EFL did not con­firm what was go­ing on un­til the sec­ond half. It was left to the Ham­mers with Moyes ab­sent from

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OUT OF AC­TION: Cullen, Diop and Moyes will have to iso­late af­ter test­ing pos­i­tive

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