Hertha BSC’s goalkeeper Rune Jarstein, who was seriously ill with Covid-19, was released from hospital on Saturday. This was announced by Carsten Schmidt, the chairman of the management, on Sunday in Sport1-Double pass with. The 36-year-old Norwegian had to be admitted to the Berlin Charite because he had more severe corona symptoms.
Jarstein was infected with the British variant of the corona virus at the end of March, before the capital city derby on April 4 at Union Berlin, the disease had become public.
As sports director Arne Friedrich said on Friday, a comeback of the goalkeeper in the current season is not likely.
In addition to Jarstein, coach Pal Dardai, assistant coach Admir Hamzagic, Dodi Lukebakio and Marvin Plattenhardt tested positive last Thursday. Hertha was then the first Bundesliga team to be quarantined until at least April 29th, three Bundesliga games of the Berliners had to be canceled. In the relegation battle the table-16. therefore still in dire straits.