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Pepe doubtful vs. Galatasaray

April 8, 2013
By ESPN.com news services
Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho confirmed Monday that Pepe is doubtful for Tuesday's Champions League return leg quarterfinal vs. Galatasaray due to a quadricep injury Pepe suffered during Monday's practice.

Raul Albiol is the likely substitute, Mourinho said during the UEFA news conference.

"He (Pepe) had a muscular problem during the match vs. Levante. It is minimal, but a small problem that makes him doubtful until we decide tomorrow (Tuesday)," Mourinho said. "If he doesn't ...

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