Finland, CSKA Moscow midfielder banned 2 years

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CSKA Moscow and Finland midfielder Roman Eremenko has been given a massive UEFA ban for failing a drug test.

Eremenko, 29, tested positive for cocaine in October, and will miss the next two years of football for it.

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One of the most capped players in Finland men’s national team history with 73, Eremenko last appeared for the Huuhkajat in October.

Eremenko last played for his club on Oct. 2 against Rostov. His finest seasons were in 2013-14 for Rubin Kazan, where he scored five goals in European competition, and 2014-15 at CSKA Moscow when he netted 13 league goals.