CAS 2016/A/4676 Arijan Ademi v. Union of European Football Associations

CAS 2016/A/4676 Arijan Ademi v. Union of European Football Associations

For the purpose of Article 9.01 of the UEFA Anti-Doping Regulations 2015 Edition (UEFA ADR), it is not necessary for an athlete to establish the source of the prohibited substance present in his sample to establish absence of intent.

Facts/Procedure

After a doping control test that took place on 16 September 2015, Arijan Ademi (the Player) was notified by UEFA on 7 October 2015 of Adverse Analytical Finding for stanozolol metabolites. Stanozolol is not a specified substance, and is prohibited both in and out of competition. On 7 October 2015, the Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body of UEFA (UEFA CEDB) provisionally suspended the Player from participating in any football related activity for 30 days.

On 20 October 2015, the Player was notified that...

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