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Brazil’s Marta to miss 2 games after testing positive

SAO PAULO (AP) — Six-time world player of the year Marta tested positive for the coronavirus and will miss Brazil’s upcoming friendly games against Ecuador. Brazil’s soccer confederation announced the news Saturday and said it has informed Orlando Pride, Marta’s team in the National Women’s Soccer League, of the test results. No details have been given about the 34-year-old forward’s condition.

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