The U.S. and LA Galaxy soccer star, Landon Donovan has H1N1 virus. On Thursday, Donovan told SI.com that he has tested positive for the H1N1 virus, the virus which is better known as swine flu.
"I felt something when I got into Miami on Sunday," Donovan said. "I just felt real bad and finally went to see the doctor. They took a swab from my nose and confirmed it, so that was that."
According to the SI.com, Donovan told them that last week in the States, he contracted the virus. On Wednesday, he played a World Cup qualifying match against regional rivals Mexico in Mexico City. Reportedly, the ongoing swine flu pandemic began there. It was also reported that while taking a corner kick, he was showered human waste.
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