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Ramires called on team-mates for advice

August 6, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Brazilian midfielder Ramires has said that he relied on the advice of his fellow countrymen, Gilberto Silva and Julio Baptista, before deciding to join Chelsea this summer.

Ramires, who is closing on a £18.2 million switch from Benfica, impressed at the World Cup with his country and helped his club win the Portuguese Liga title last season. However, when he made the decision to move on, he turned to his international team-mates for help.

"Gilberto, Julio Baptista and others ...

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