Ghanaian defender Gideon Mensah has tested positive for Covid-19 his club Vitoria Guimares have confirmed.

The left-back featured in both friendly encounters of the Black Stars against Mali and Qatar.

Upon return to his club in Portugal, tests conducted on the left-back confirmed he has contracted the novel coronavirus.

Gideon Mensah will now go into a fourteen day quarantine before a second test to confirm his negative status

He becomes the third Ghanaian player to have tested positive for the virus after the international break after Bernard Mensah and Joseph Aidoo.

By: Gbordzor Promise