By Kieran Jackson For Mailonline
Published: 19:42 BST, 22 September 2020 | Updated: 20:34 BST, 22 September 2020
West Ham have confirmed that manager David Moyes, along with two members of the first-team, have tested positive for coronavirus.
Issa Diop and Josh Cullen, who were originally named in the starting XI for the game against Hull on Tuesday night, have also contracted COVID-19. All three left the London Stadium immediately as they heard of their results.
Moyes, Diop and Cullen are asymptomatic and the match kicked-off at 7:30pm as planned, with assistant Manager Alan Irvine taking charge of the hosts for third round Carabao Cup tie.
West Ham manager David Moyes tested positive for coronavirus before Tuesday's match
Issa Diop (left) and Josh Cullen have also tested positive for the virus and have left the stadium
All three will now self-isolate for at least 10 days as per the government regulations.
Diop and Cullen were replaced in the starting XI by Harrison Ashby and Jack Wilshere, with goalkeeper David Martin a late inclusion on the substitutes bench.
In addition, Hull City
refused to undergo COVID-19 testing before the clash against West Ham.
West Ham manager David Moyes has tested positive for coronavirus alongside players Issa Diop and Josh Cullen.#WHU claim Hull refused an offer to undergo testing before the teams' #CarabaoCup game, which has gone ahead in east London.— Indy Football (@IndyFootball) September 22, 2020
West Ham said in a