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Hitzlsperger leaving Stuttgart to join Lazio

Hitzlsperger leaving Stuttgart to join Lazio

Germany midfielder Thomas Hitzlsperger is leaving Stuttgart to join Lazio.
Hitzlsperger was eager to leave the Bundesliga club after losing his place in the starting 11. The 27-year-old midfielder was worried that a lack of playing time could jeopardize his place in Germany's World Cup squad.
Stuttgart did not give details of the deal. Hitzlsperger still had six months on his contract.