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Tottenham sign goalkeeper Sanchez

Cesar Sanchez
Sanchez is expected to be second choice at Spurs

Tottenham have completed the signing of Spanish goalkeeper Cesar Sanchez from Real Zaragoza.

The 36-year-old is the second keeper to sign for Spurs this summer following the departure of Paul Robinson, who joined Blackburn last month.

Sanchez is expected to be the understudy to Heurelho Gomes who joined from PSV as Robinson's replacement.

He had previously spent five years at Real Madrid, where he picked up a Champions League winners' medal.

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He started the 2002 final against Bayer Leverkusen which Real won 2-1 and signed for Zaragoza in 2005.

Sanchez started his career with Real Valladolid and has earned one cap for his country, against Germany in 2000.


see also
Tottenham complete Bentley switch
30 Jul 08 |  Tottenham
Keeper Robinson joins Blackburn
25 Jul 08 |  Blackburn
Spurs agree deal for keeper Gomes
26 Jun 08 |  Tottenham
Tottenham complete Giovani deal
10 Jun 08 |  Tottenham
Transfers - August 2008
12 Aug 08 |  Gossip
Premier League ins and outs
12 Aug 08 |  Premier League


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