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Schmitz signs for Birmingham

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Birmingham have signed Brazilian-born defender Rafael Schmitz on a season-long loan from French club Lille.

The 26-year-old becomes the Blues´ seventh summer signing after passing a medical on Friday.

Schmitz was granted dual nationality by the in May but will not be eligible to play for City until he receives his French passport.

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