Former MLS goalkeeper Josh Wicks tested positive for cocaine after a game for his Swedish club Sirius this month.
The American's contract with the team will be terminated as a result. He had just signed a two-year deal in December but tested positive following the first game of the season.
"He is devastated -- football is his work and now he cannot practise it," Sirius chairman Ove Sjoeblom said at a news conference on Thursday.
"He's not being fired. It is rather a termination of a contract...