Piers Morgan revealed he recently tested positive for coronavirus.
The broadcaster, 56, explained how he believed he may have caught the COVID-19 Delta variant during the Euro 2020 football final at London’s Wembley Stadium earlier in July.
Morgan explained how he started feeling sick two days after attending the game, which was inundated with fans, and then a PCR test came back positive.
“My confidence that the event would be ‘covid safe’ had disintegrated,” he said.
RELatives of unvaccinated COVID-19 victims urge others to be shot
The old “Good Morning Britain” The host received the Astra-Zeneca vaccine in the UK, but still said he had symptoms such as fever, cold sweats, cough and chest pain, which he called “alarming”.
“It is certainly the hardest illness I have felt in my adult life, BUT, as I slowly come out the other side, coughing and spitting, I’m still here – unlike so many millions of people. people around the world who have lost their lives to COVID in this pandemic, ”he wrote in the Mail On Sunday newspaper.
“For this I owe a sincere debt to the brilliant scientists at Oxford who created the Astra-Zeneca vaccine at such astonishing speed,” he wrote.
CLICK HERE FOR FULL CORONAVIRUS COVERAGE
Morgan also tweeted to his nearly 8 million followers: “Yes … a salutary warning that everyone be more careful than me with this Delta variant flying. And getting stung.”
You Can Read Also