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Sporting sign German goalkeeper Hildebrand

September 2, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Sporting have announced the signing of Germany international Timo Hildebrand on a one-year deal.

Hildebrand, who had been linked with a move to Celtic over the summer, was available on a free transfer following his release by Hoffenheim.

The 31-year-old was a Bundesliga champion with Stuttgart in 2007 and broke into the German national side, but a mixed spell with Valencia saw his career stagnate.

"I think that Sporting is the right club for me," Hildebrand told ...

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