Soccer: Ex-Inter defender Nagatomo returns to FC Tokyo

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Veteran Japanese defender Yuto Nagatomo has rejoined his first professional club FC Tokyo, the J-League first-division club said Sunday. Nagatomo's move was announced on his 35th birthday and comes after he spent 11 years in Europe, the fullback playing seven years at Italian giants Inter Milan after joining the then-European champions in early 2011. "I'm really glad to return to this place I love after 11 years," Nagatomo said in a statement through FC Tokyo. "I've battled in Italy, Turkey and France during that time for my respective clubs and also for my own development. I hope to bring all...

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