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Baresi impressed with PSG's Verratti

October 18, 2012
By Fabien Perrin, France Correspondent
Italy legend Franco Baresi is predicting great things for Paris St Germain midfielder Marco Verratti.

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Verratti, 19, joined the big-spending Ligue 1 club from his home town team Pescara in a €13 million move during the summer.

He has made a strong start to life in the French capital, establishing himself as a key part of coach Carlo Ancelotti's plans and winning his first Italy cap in the ...

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