Cody Simpson, 25, reveals he was ‘bedridden’ after catching covid

Cody Simpson, 25, has revealed he thought he was going to die from covid, in a candid interview with The Daily Telegraph.

The Olympic hopeful detailed his battle with the dreaded virus, saying that it hit him ‘really hard’ during training.

‘It hit me really hard – I was bedridden,’ Cody said. The singer then added: ‘I thought I was going to die. It was so bad.’

Cody explained he was worried the virus would permanently damage his lungs which would hurt his chances at Paris, 2024.

However, he soon got back to training in the pool.