Liverpool’s Mamadou Sakho cleared of doping by UEFA

9 Jul

“The proceedings against Mr. Sakho related to a violation of the UEFA Anti-Doping Regulations after the player failed a doping test at the above-mentioned match.


“Following a hearing with the lawyers of the player and experts of the WADA-accredited laboratories on this case, the CEDB has decided to dismiss the case.”

His legal team, headed by Mike Morgan of Morgan Sports Law, will see if they can take further action due to the disruption to his career and the distress caused by the allegations, the Daily Express report.

A Liverpool statement read: “Liverpool Football Club welcomes today’s decision from UEFA to dismiss the case against Mamadou Sakho, confirming that he did not commit any doping violation.

“We are pleased for Mamadou that he can now resume his playing career.”

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