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Team-mate backs Kaka to shine

June 16, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Brazil midfielder Gilberto Silva has backed Kaka to return to his best form at the World Cup after a subdued performance against North Korea on Tuesday.

Kaka only managed to start 21 of Real Madrid's Primera Liga games last season due to persistent groin and thigh injuries.

The Real star was withdrawn with 12 minutes left at Ellis Park, and Gilberto Silva is convinced Kaka will become more influential as the tournament progresses.

"In every game he will ...

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