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Manchester City defender Kolo Toure failed a drugs test after taking a diet pill belonging to his wife, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said in a press conference today.

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Manchester City defender Kolo Toure has been suspended from playing after testing positive for "a specified substance".

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Dzeko's early double stuns Greeks

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