Monday, January 26, 2015

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The Japan international says that dropping down to J2 could prove beneficial, particularly for his old side's younger players, but only if lessons are learned

Friday, January 23, 2015

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The AC Milan midfielder played a key role for all the wrong reasons as the Samurai Blue lost their last-eight clash to the United Arab Emirates in Sydney

Thursday, January 22, 2015

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The Samurai Blue won all three group stage matches to reach the knockout stages, having played the same starting XI in each game

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

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The attacking pair found the back of the net in either half as the Samurai Blue topped Group D ahead of second-placed Iraq

Monday, January 19, 2015

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Keisuke Honda was handed a fine for comments about officials after the 4-0 win over Palestine, with the nation hoping for a more balanced refereeing performance in their next game

Friday, January 16, 2015

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The AC Milan playmaker scored his second penalty of the tournament so far as the Samurai Blue put distraction surrounding the head coach to one side

Monday, January 12, 2015

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The reigning champions began the Asian Cup with a 4-0 win over Palestine but their head coach is eager to switch their focus quickly to the next clash with Iraq

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It was a simple three points for the Group D favourites, with Yasuhito Endo, Shinji Okazaki, Keisuke Honda and Maya Yoshida finding the net

Sunday, January 11, 2015

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The four-time winners and tournament favourites endured a dismal World Cup campaign last summer and Keisuke Honda warns they will take nothing for granted

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Monday, January 5, 2015

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Goal examines three key players carrying Japan's hopes at the tournament, with Maya Yoshida joining the AC Milan and Borussia Dortmund men in the spotlight

Friday, January 2, 2015

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The 26-year-old defender puts pen to paper on a deal until 2018 as he leaves to join up with the Japan squad for their Asia Cup campaign, having made eight league starts this term

Sunday, December 28, 2014

Saturday, December 27, 2014

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The former Sao Paulo boss has been confirmed as Yuji Okuma's replacement and tasked with returning the club to the J-League 1 following their relegation

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Friday, December 5, 2014

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The Uruguay international also criticised his coach, Yuji Okama, for repeatedly leaving him on the bench during the club's failed attempt to beat the drop

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Saturday, November 22, 2014