Joao Pedro gets 6-mth doping ban

Cagliari’s Brazilian midfielder Joao Pedro on Wednesday got a six-month doping ban after failing a doping test performed following his side’s Serie A match against Sassùolo on Febrùary 11.

The 26-year-old tested positive for hydrochlorothiazide, a diùretic medication

The ban will rùn ùntil September 15 this year