The Good morning America host and the former NFL Hall of Famer Michael Strahan tests COVID positive. Once he got to know about the reports, he immediately informed his team at the talk show. Presently, he is on a break to quarantine himself like a very responsible citizen.
On Thursday, January 25, 2021, team GMA’s Robin Roberts, Amy Robach, and George Stephanopolous faced reports. They honestly confirmed the news of Strahan’s positive COVID report. Moreover, they said they are missing the NFL star and their co-host and wish him a speedy recovery.
While addressing the reports, team Good Morning America and Robin Roberts highlights Strahan’s absence for the past week. Then, he conveyed Strahan’s message to the audience, stating that the player wants everyone to know the reason for his absence. Therefore, it is because Michael Strahan has tested positive, he is quarantined at home.
Shower of love since Michael Strahan tests COVID positive
On the other hand, there was a Twitter post by the official team of Good Morning America regarding this. In this, the co-hosts confirm the news of Strahan’s reports. Moreover, they reveal that the NFL champion is feeling alright now. Besides, the whole team of GMA is following the mandatory guidelines recommended by the CDC. During the talk show, the co-hosts also state that they wish Strahan to come back very soon.
— Good Morning America (@GMA) January 28, 2021
George Stephanopolous, co-host of GMA, speaks on behalf of Strahan, stating that he is grateful for the incredible love and support. Moreover, George says that his colleague feels all the warm gestures are extremely overwhelming. Plus, he assures a comeback very soon. Besides, the player seems to have confirmed that he will join the team shortly now that he is much better.
During the episode, the co-hosts confirmed that the whole team in front and behind the camera had undergone proper tests. They all have adequate clearance from Disney after following all the CDC guidelines and thorough contact tracing. Besides, Roberts jokingly mentions that he was in constant contact with Strahan and states that his pet Enzo is a great company. Earlier in April 2020, George Stephanopolous also tested COVID positive despite being asymptomatic.