Two Argentine footballers suspended for doping

Updated: Dec 29, 2012, 14:23 PM IST

Buenos Aires: The Argentine Football Federation has suspended two footballers on suspicion of doping.

The disciplinary tribunal announced the news on its website Friday, saying Newell`s Old Boys defender Lucas Bernandi and Arsenal striker Gustavo Canales were banned for positive tests, reports Xinhua.

The second samples of the urine will be tested to decide a potential sanctions upon the players.