Eurovision: Contestants wait for results of competition
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Eurovision bosses have confirmed to Express.co.uk that winners Italy, will take voluntary drugs tests following recent social media speculation. It comes following a video which appeared to show singer Damiano David moving his head closer to the table.
The singer in question will take a voluntary drug test after arriving home.
A spokesperson said: “We are aware of the speculation surrounding the video clip of the Italian winners of the Eurovision Song Contest in the Green Room last night.
“The band have strongly refuted the allegations of drug use and the singer in question will take a voluntary drug test after arriving home.
This was requested by them last night but could not be immediately organized by the EBU.
“The band, their management and head of delegation have informed us that no drugs were present in the Green Room and explained that glass was broken at their table and it was being cleared by the singer.
|The EBU can confirm broken glass was found after an on-site check. We are still looking at footage carefully and will update with further information in due course.”
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