Former Togolese captain Emmanuel Adebayor is said to stranded in Benin Republic after fleeing Paraguay where he recently signed with Olimpia FC, to be with his family after coronavirus outbreak
The striker 36, had left Paraguay on a flight to Paris and from Paris had to stop in Benin on his way to his country Togo where he learnt that about his country’s isolation rules for travelers.
Olimpia FC have released a statement about the situation surrounding Adebayor.
‘Emmanuel Adebayor made the decision to return to his country to spend the government-declared quarantine time.
‘As an institution, we have informed him of the risks that this entails, but his decision was to spend this time with his family.’
Adebayor speaking to local media after landing in Benin said: ‘My quarantine in Lome (Togo), like in Benin, is to feel at home, it doesn’t bother me at all.’