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Algeria's Mbolhi moves to MLS Philadelphia


Algeria's Mbolhi moves to MLS Philadelphia


Algerian goalkeeper Rais Mbolhi has signed a three-year deal to join Major League Soccer club Philadelphia Union from Bulgaria’s CSKA Sofia.

The French-born Mbolhi impressed during the World Cup where Algeria reached the knock-out stages.

The African side were beaten 2-1 by Germany after extra time with Mbolhi, 28, named man of the match following a series of fine saves.

Philadelphia are currently seventh in the MLS’s Eastern Conference.

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