Colombia: Keeper underwent treatment

Updated: June 29, 2011, 10:54 AM ET
Associated Press

FRANKFURT, Germany -- The Colombian Football Federation says backup goalkeeper Yineth Varon had hormonal treatment that led to a failed drug test at the Women's World Cup and her suspension.

FIFA provisionally suspended Varon after she failed an out-of-competition doping control on Saturday in Leverkusen. Varon has requested a B sample test.

FIFA did not say what substance was involved and the Colombian federation also gave no details of the treatment.

The federation says Varon ...

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