Blatter backs decision to drop doping charges
FIFA president Sepp Blatter says five Mexico footballers who
tested positive for clenbuterol did so because they ate food that
was ”definitely” contaminated, and he says he backs the decision
of the Mexico Football Federation to exonerate the players.
Blatter is in Mexico for Sunday’s final of the under-17 World
The Mexican federation said Friday it would not punish the five
players, who tested positive during a training camp in May.
Tour de France champion Alberto Contador also blamed
contaminated meat for his positive test for clenbuterol last