Doping Duo bannned

CSKA pair banned after doping violation

December 17, 2009
By Soccernet staff
CSKA Moscow defenders Sergei Ignashevich and Alexei Berezutsky have been handed a one-match ban from UEFA after failing a drugs test following a Champions League match with Manchester United.

The Russian duo tested positive for banned stimulants and were provisionally suspended by UEFA. As they missed a Champions League match against Besiktas earlier this month both will be eligible to play in the knock-out rounds of the tournament.

CSKA, who qualified for the last 16 of the ...

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