WOLVES star Willy Boly has been ordered to rest after being struck by heart palpitations as a result of long Covid.
The defender, 30, initially contracted coronavirus at the start of last month.Boly has recovered from coronavirus but is suffering from ‘long Covid’ symptoms, including heart palpitations, according to his boss Nuno Espirito Santo[/caption]
While Boly has recovered from the initial infection, the long-term damage has caused problems.
He even missed the Black Country derby draw with West Brom on Monday night.
Nuno said: “He’s not in a good place. He is in a tough moment.
“He had the infection and now he is not able to train.
“His heart rate increases very, very fast [when he trains]. So we have to look.
“His energy is not there, he feels tired, the heart rate increases very fast.
“He’s not able to sustain the level of training that we want.”
FREE BETS: GET OVER £2,000 IN SIGN UP OFFERS HERENuno Espirito Santo gave a worrying update on Boly after the 1-1 draw at West Brom[/caption]
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Nuno continued: “He is doing exams, analysis to see if there is another issue – I hope not.
“But it’s a study case that everybody has to realise after Covid…
“It’s not the first week or the first day but over a longer period of time, you see the effects Covid-19 had on Boly.
“Many other players must be aware of this.”
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