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France: Brazilian Nene key to Monaco revival

October 29, 2009
By Reuters
Monaco have turned their fate around after a couple of below-par seasons and they would not have done it without Brazilian midfielder Nene.

Having finished 11th and 12th in 2009 and 2008, Monaco lie second in the Ligue 1 standings and will hope Nene can maintain his excellent form as they travel to leaders Girondins Bordeaux on Saturday.

The Brazilian, who failed to make an impact in his first season at Monaco in 2007/08, was loaned to Espanyol last term and came back strong ...

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