The EFL can confirm that a total of 5,669 players and club staff from all 72 EFL clubs were tested as part of last week’s testing programme, with five positive cases returned.

A twice-weekly COVID-19 mandatory testing programme is now in place for all 72 Clubs, with today’s results covering all tests undertaken from Monday February 15 to Sunday February 21. 69 EFL clubs returned zero positive tests over this period. 

Players or club staff who have tested positive will self-isolate in line with latest government guidance.