Juninho not punished for test mix-up

October 19, 2012
By Associated Press
SAO PAULO -- Former Brazil midfielder Juninho has escaped punishment for failing to follow doping-test rules after a Brazilian league game.

Brazil's sports tribunal only warned Juninho on Friday for going to the locker room before undergoing the test after Vasco da Gama's match against Ponte Preta on Sept. 23.

There is a suspension of up to two years for breaking the rule.

The 37-year-old playmaker said he was "relieved" but said he felt he had already been "morally ...

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