RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil's National Health Regulatory Agency (Anvisa) announced that four Argentine players had lied about their origins to enter the country, bypassing quarantine, and should be deported.
On Sunday morning, Anvisa had said in a statement that four of the Argentine players had "disregarded entry regulations for travelers on Brazilian soil," having been in the United Kingdom, where they play in the Premier League, for the past 14 days.
Under Brazilian regulations, they should have been quarantined upon arrival in Brazil, as are travelers from South Africa, Northern Ireland, and India. Since they failed to do . . .