SAO PAULO Brazil midfielder Fred tested certain for a criminialized piece hydrochlorothiazide during a June-July Copa America, a Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) pronounced on Friday.
The 22-year-old Shakhtar Donetsk actor denied regulating a substance, that is a diuretic.
“I have never used any unlawful substance,” he pronounced in a statement. “I trust in my ignorance and we am going to infer it to a correct authorities. we have a purify career and we have everyone’s support.”
A warn choice for a squad, Fred started Brazil’s initial dual games, a 2-1 win over Peru and a 1-0 detriment to Colombia.
However, he was forsaken for a third match, a 2-1 win opposite Venezuela, and also missed a quarter-final chastisement shootout better by Paraguay.
In a treacherous statement, a CBF pronounced they had sent organisers a list of a medicines Brazil was holding to a contest and that a criminialized piece was not on it.
However, they did not contend either Fred could have taken it but a permission of a organisation alloy and they gave a actor usually efficient backing.
“The medical dialect is on palm for a efficient authorities with a player’s medical forms and papers if they are required,” a CBF matter said.
“We mount with a actor and, if needed, his advisers and lawyers can offer some-more explanations.”
Shakhtar enclosed Fred in a lineup for their Champions League third subordinate turn first-leg tie during Fenerbahce on Tuesday notwithstanding being suggested by UEFA not play him.
Fenerbahce lodged a criticism with by European soccer’s statute physique after a game, that finished 0-0.
UEFA is questioning a matter and will announce a preference on Monday, according to a minute from a statute physique published on Fenerbahce’s website (www.fenerbahce.org).
The sides are due to accommodate in a second leg on Wednesday with a winners advancing to a playoff turn for a place in a organisation theatre of a remunerative tournament.
(Reporting by Andrew Downie; Editing by Ken Ferris)