Tag Archives: Japan National Team

The Daily Drool: Hotaru Yamaguchi

30 Jan

Hotaru YamaguchiDefensive midfielder Hotaru just joined Hannover 96 from Cerezo Osaka. He has represented Japan at the U23 and senior levels.

The Daily Drool: Yoichiro Kakitani

21 Jan

Japan Portraits - 2014 FIFA World Cup BrazilCenter forward Yoichiro joined FC Basel in 2014. He has represented Japan at the U17, U20 and senior levels.

The Daily Drool: Junya Tanaka

17 Aug

Junya TanakaForward/midfielder Junya has just made the move from Kashiwa Reysol to Sporting CP. He has represented Japan at the senior level.

World Cup 2014: Cult Movie-Inspired Posters of World Cup Teams

26 Jun

franceItalian designers Benedetto Papi and Edoardo Santamato have taken a humorous / dramatic approach to showing their love of football. Their “MOV(i)E TO WORLD CUP” series re-imagines cult movie posters for various World Cup teams. Continue reading

World Cup 2014 – Group C Match Report: Japan 1 – Colombia 4

25 Jun

Colombian goalkeeper Faryd Mondragon, 43, became the oldest player to ever compete in the World Cup when he was subbed on in the 85th minute. Continue reading

World Cup 2014 – Group C Match Report: Greece 0 – Japan 0

22 Jun

This picture of Japanese fans pretty much sums up this match. Continue reading

World Cup 2014 – Group C Match Report: Cote d’Ivoire 2-Japan 1

16 Jun

 

Japanese fans are funny.

 

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World Cup 2014 – Group C: Match Previews

13 Jun


Well, day 2 of the World Cup was rather exciting, no? Hopefully, day 3 will bring more of the same. Continue reading

World Cup 2014 – Bits & Bobs: Group C

11 Jun

Group CHey! It’s Dr. P (the artist formerly known as P, @phyllisschulz on Twitter). I’ll be posting about Group C (Cote d’Ivoire, Japan, Colombia, and Greece) during the beautiful madness that is the World Cup. Just a quick drive by with what the teams have been up to. Continue reading

The Daily Drool – World Cup 2014 – Japan: Makoto Hasebe

26 May

111027_Makoto_Hasebe_VfL-HalbzeitDefensive midfielder Makoto currently plays for Bundesliga side 1. FC Nürnberg. He previously played for VfL Wolfsburg. He has represented Japan at the senior level since 2006.