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Ross County's pre-season prep halted due to coronavirus outbreak

Ross County's pre-season prep halted due to coronavirus outbreak
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The Staggies are due to start their campaign on Saturday.

Ross County's pre-season preparations have come to a halt due to a coronavirus outbreak.

Several players and coaching staff at the Dingwall club tested positive for the virus.

Malky Mackay's side are due to start their season with a Premier Sports Cup group-stage clash against Forfar on Saturday.

A statement on the Staggies' official website read: "A number of Ross County players and coaching staff have tested positive for Covid-19.

"As a precaution the club has temporarily suspended football operations to prevent any further spread of the virus."

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