Speaking at a press conference prior to the Chicago Marathon, four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah distanced himself from his former trainer Alberto Salazar and accused the media of having an agenda against him.
Farah said: ‘There’s a clear agenda to this. I’ve seen this many, many times. And I know where you’re going with it. I’ve seen it with Raheem Sterling, I’ve seen it with Lewis Hamilton. I can’t win, whatever I do.’
Earlier this month Salazar was handed a four-year ban by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency for, among other violations, possessing and trafficking testosterone while training top runners at the Nike Oregon Project. Along with Salazar, endocrinologist Jeffrey Brown also received a ban, but Farah insisted he was never seen by the doctor.
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