ZURICH – The European football federation UEFA has a former French international Samir Nasri for half a year suspended for violation of the doping rules.
The former player of Arsenal and Manchester City show in February of last year in vain a medical certificate with retroactive effect to pending. The UEFA pointed to that request, and then Nasri to the sporttribunaal CAS stepped. Even there he found no hearing, after which the UEFA, the punishment pronounced.
Nasri, reports the football federation, “guilty of the use of a stimulant on the prohibited list of anti-doping organization WADA”. According to Nasri’s lawyer is the positive test the result of a infuusbehandeling during a holiday in 2016 in Los Angeles underwent, after he was ill, and had to surrender. He played in that time on a rental basis for Sevilla.
Nasri (30) is since January without a club after his contract with the Turkish Not was dissolved.