Republic of Ireland international Callum Robinson has tested positive for Covid-19 ahead of the upcoming triple-header of World Cup qualifiers.
West Brom face Arsenal in the Carabao Cup tonight but Robinson and goalkeeper David Button will miss the game after positive Covid tests.
The news is a big blow to Ireland boss Stephen Kenny who is due to name his squad for the World Cup qualifiers tomorrow.
The gaffer has confirmed David Button and Callum Robinson miss out on tonight’s game having contracted COVID-19.
Both players will complete a period of self-isolation at home. pic.twitter.com/iyL258DnR6
— West Bromwich Albion (@WBA) August 25, 2021
Ireland will face Portugal, Azerbaijan and Serbia in September.
Striker Robinson has scored three goals in four Championship games for West Brom this season.
Robinson previously contracted Covid-19 last November, which led to him missing the friendly against England at Wembley.