KEIR RADNEDGE REPORTS: Mauricio Pochettino’s crash course in getting to grips with the demands and superstars of French champions Paris Saint-Germain has been interrupted by Covid-19.

The Argentina, who replaced sacked Thomas Tuchel after Christmas, has tested positive for coronavirus and undertaken isolation. Assistants Jesus Perez and Miguel D’Agostino¬†¬†will take charge of the French champions for the weekend match against Angers.

Pochettino’s son Sebastian will act as online liaison between the coaches and his father.

The former Tottenham manager is the 13th Covid case at the club since the start of the season. Fullback Colin Dagba, defender Thilo Kehrer and midfielder Rafinha are also isolating after positive tests.