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WADA wants to double crochet stitches for world cup participation, Peru-captain Guerrero

WADA does not accept the halving of the dopingschorsing of the Peruvian attacker Paolo Guerrero. The wereldantidopingbureau wants the captain of the South Americans still do not participate in the world cup next summer.

The appeals committee of wereldvoetbalbond FIFA brought in the penalty for the 34-year-old Guerrero in december back up to six months. He was there since the beginning of november offside after he had traces of cocaine were found.

By the reduction of the suspension would Guerrero can still participate in the world CHAMPIONSHIPS next summer in Russia. WADA has with the international sporttribunaal CAS, however, asked for reopening of the case. The antidopingbureau requires a suspension of Guerrero, one to two years.

In turn, the ex-player of Bayern Munich is also a case to the CAS proceedings. He wants the sporttribunaal the suspension of the FIFA fully withdraws.

According to Guerrero, is currently active for the Brazilian Flamengo, he has by drugs as possible, responded positively to a doping test on October 5. On 3 may hold the CAS for a hearing on this matter.

Peru has for the first time in 36 years and qualified for the world cup. The team of coach Ricardo Gareca is in pool C with France, Australia and Denmark. Guerrero is with 32 goals in 83 international matches top scorer of all times of his country.

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