Previous
Huddersfield Town
Manchester City
5:30 AM UTC
Game Details
Fulham
Tottenham Hotspur
8:00 AM UTC
Game Details
Next
Central Coast MarinersCentral Coast Mariners
Brisbane RoarBrisbane Roar
1
1
FT
Game Details
Melbourne VictoryMelbourne Victory
Wellington Phoenix FCWellington Phoenix FC
3
3
FT
Game Details
InternazionaleInternazionale
SassuoloSassuolo
0
0
FT
Game Details

AEK Athens defender fails drug test

AEK Athens have confirmed that defender Christos Arkoudas has tested positive for banned stimulant oxilofrine.

The 22-year-old failed a routine test after the 2-1 home win over OFI Crete on January 26, a club spokesman told Reuters.

The club, currently 12th in the 16-team Greek Super League, have received a letter from the Greek anti-doping control body (ESKAN) confirming the failed test.

Arkoudas is expected to appeal the decision and be re-tested, a process likely to happen next week.

The right-back faces a ban of up to two years if the second test is also positive, according to the Greek federation's disciplinary code.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.