Western Uniteds marquee male Diamanti filmed the occasions as himself and the rest of his squad packed their bags and boarded a bus to the airport to fly to Canberra.
” Im going to tell you all. The journey starts,” Diamanti said via his Instragam story.
” Tonight at midnight, theyre going to close the Victoria borders due to COVID-19 so all the Melbourne groups were informed at 8pm that we need to move to Sydney to continue our season.
” We were first told we were going to go by airplane and then we were told they could not leave by aircraft the entire method.
” At 10pm, we were then told we would get on an aircraft to Canberra and drive to Sydney.”
Teammate Besart Berisha can likewise be seen on the story explaining the events as “amazing” and remarking that he had never ever knowledgeable anything like it in his profession.
The gamers were seemingly not notified of what was going on or what path their journey was going to take, as Diamanti expressed later in the story.
” We still dont know whats taking place,” Diamanti continued.
” Now were driving back however we do not understand if its possible to drive to Sydney.
” Who knows whats occurring.”
Upon showing up at the airport, the group ventured around the terminal in a craze trying to locate their airplane, which Diamanti stated even more delayed their efforts.
” We were all rushed to the airport and packed in the buses as animals,” Diamanti stated.
” We lastly got to the aircraft at 11:30 pm– we got to the wrong gate at very first and drove around the airport in various buses, we were supposed to leave by midnight. The flight was implied to take 40 minutes.”
Eventually, all the Italian might do was joke about what was occurring.
“Im pretty sure theyre going to inform us in 50 minutes that were going to go by bike,” he joked.
With their flight being cancelled due to bad weather, the players were required to examine in to airport hotels for the night, where players from other groups had fallen victim to the same fate.
The story ends with Diamanti and Berisha laughing with Melbourne Victory midfielder Migjen Basha about the situation.
“If you desire to have various experiences, I recommend you pertain to Australia as there are crazy things occurring,” Diamanti stated – as Berisha and Basha welcomed each other.