Édgar Dueñas

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Édgar Dueñas
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Personal information
Full name Édgar Esteban Dueñas Peñaflor
Date of birth (1983-03-05) March 5, 1983 (age 31)
Place of birth Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Toluca
Number 14
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004– Toluca 309 (15)
National team
2006– Mexico 10 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14 April 2013.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 25 January 2012

Édgar Esteban Dueñas Peñaflor, (born March 5, 1983 in Guadalajara, Jalisco) is a Mexican footballer. He currently plays for Toluca.[1] He made it to a third cup final against Santos.

Career[edit]

National team[edit]

During the 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup, Dueñas, and four other members of the Mexican National Team, tested positive for the banned substance of Clenbuterol and were withdrawn from the team's tournament squad.[2] However, all players were exonerated as FIFA determined that the accused had accidentally ingested the banned substance through contaminated meat that had been served during a pre-tournament training camp.[3]

However, World Anti-Doping Agency appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport to request a ban.[4] But on 12 October 2011 WADA withdrew this request after the full file was available for them.[5]

International caps[edit]

As of 25 January 2012

Honors[edit]

Club[edit]

Toluca

Individual[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Édgar Dueñas Liga MX stats at Medio Tiempo.com (Spanish)
  2. ^ "Five Mexico Players Test Positive". ESPN Soccernet. June 9, 2011. 
  3. ^ "FMF absolvió a acusados de dopaje". ESPNDeportes Mexico. July 10, 2011. 
  4. ^ "FOOTBALL – THE CAS DISMISSES URGENT REQUEST FOR A STAY FILED BY OLYMPIAKOS VOLOU". The Court of Arbitration for Sport. 17 August 2011. Retrieved 18 August 2011. 
  5. ^ "WADA withdraws CAS appeal in case of Mexican footballers". World Anti-Doping Agency. 12 October 2011. Retrieved 23 October 2011. 

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