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Leboeuf backing Varane to shine

March 27, 2013
By Ian Holyman, France Correspondent
Frank Leboeuf believes Raphael Varane could surpass the achievements of Fernando Hierro at Real Madrid and carve out his own place in the Spanish club's pantheon of legends.

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Varane, 19, made his senior international debut for France in the 2014 World Cup qualifier against Georgia last Friday and kept his place in the starting line-up for Tuesday's 1-0 defeat to Spain.

The centre-back proved himself to be as unruffled ...

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