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Zaccheroni: I leave Japan in a good spot

by Football News

Departed Japan coach Alberto Zaccheroni said he was leaving the Asian nation well-placed for the future despite their poor FIFA World Cup... Read more

Kakitani joins Basel

by Football News

Basel have announced the signing of Japan international Yoichiro Kakitani from Cerezo Osaka. Kakitani featured at the FIFA World Cup for his country last month, making two substitute appearances as Japan bowed out at the group stages... Read more

Japan refuse to confirm Aguirre reports

by Football News

The Japanese Football Association (JFA) has refused to comment on reports Javier Aguirre will become the national team's new head coach... Read more

Sporting sign Tanaka

by Football News

Sporting have announced the signing of forward Junya Tanaka from Kashiwa Reysol on a five-year contract... Read more

Kagawa rues lack of quality

by Football News

Japan midfielder Shinji Kagawa lamented a lack of individual quality after his team's FIFA World Cup exit. The Asian champions were considered a chance to make an impact in Brazil, but they collected just one point to finish bottom of Group C... Read more