Nigeria, March 22 -- More professional football palyers across the world are testing positive to the dreaded coronavirus.

The latest is former Manchester United midfielder, Marouane Fellaini.

The Belgian in a post on Twitter made the announcement of his status but he also remains positive of getting back to sound health soon.

The 32-year-old, who is now at Chinese club Shandong Luneng, said he hopes "to return to the game as soon as possible".

Chinese media reports say Fellaini is in isolation at Jinan hospital, which specialises in infectious diseases.

The Belgium international moved to China in 2019 after 11 seasons in England with United and Everton.

Fellaini, who had recently returned to the country to resume training, is report...