Japan Football News http://www.football.co.uk/rss/ Football News News and Full Coverage of Japan Football News Digital Sports Group 2008-2015 Wed, 27 May 2015 20:20:22 +0000 en-gb 15 <![CDATA[Japans baby-faced assassins rout Uzbekistan]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japans-babyfaced-assassins-rout-uzbekistan/5861042/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japans-babyfaced-assassins-rout-uzbekistan/5861042/ Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:32:02 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan sack Aguirre ]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-sack-aguirre/5524237/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-sack-aguirre/5524237/ Tue, 03 Feb 2015 08:31:59 +0000 <![CDATA[Hasebe says Kagawa can be Japan captain]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/hasebe-says-kagawa-can-be-japan-captain/5473905/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/hasebe-says-kagawa-can-be-japan-captain/5473905/ Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:31:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan storm into quarters with 2-0 Jordan win]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-storm-into-quarters-with-20-jordan-win/5467001/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-storm-into-quarters-with-20-jordan-win/5467001/ Tue, 20 Jan 2015 08:16:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Hondas ref rant correct, says Japan captain]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/hondas-ref-rant-correct-says-japan-captain/5463448/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/hondas-ref-rant-correct-says-japan-captain/5463448/ Mon, 19 Jan 2015 10:46:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Honda penalty earns win for profligate Japan]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/honda-penalty-earns-win-for-profligate-japan/5445308/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/honda-penalty-earns-win-for-profligate-japan/5445308/ Fri, 16 Jan 2015 08:16:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Not impossible to reach Ronaldo level, says Honda]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/not-impossible-to-reach-ronaldo-level-says-honda/5432711/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/not-impossible-to-reach-ronaldo-level-says-honda/5432711/ Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:46:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Japans Honda rips into Asian Cup referees]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japans-honda-rips-into-asian-cup-referees/5424493/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japans-honda-rips-into-asian-cup-referees/5424493/ Mon, 12 Jan 2015 10:46:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Kagawa, Okazaki head up Japans Bundesliga boom]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-okazaki-head-up-japans-bundesliga-boom/5021776/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-okazaki-head-up-japans-bundesliga-boom/5021776/ Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:01:51 +0000 <![CDATA[Aguirre calls up Kagawa, three uncapped players]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/aguirre-calls-up-kagawa-three-uncapped-players/5020244/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/aguirre-calls-up-kagawa-three-uncapped-players/5020244/ Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:01:51 +0000 <![CDATA[Ex-Japan coach Zaccheroni mulls retirement]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/exjapan-coach-zaccheroni-mulls-retirement/4780372/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/exjapan-coach-zaccheroni-mulls-retirement/4780372/ Tue, 01 Jul 2014 04:02:02 +0000 <![CDATA[Mexican Aguirre set to become Japan coach]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/mexican-aguirre-set-to-become-japan-coach/4776799/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/mexican-aguirre-set-to-become-japan-coach/4776799/ Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:46:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Kagawa blasts Japans pathetic World Cup exit]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-blasts-japans-pathetic-world-cup-exit/4767471/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-blasts-japans-pathetic-world-cup-exit/4767471/ Wed, 25 Jun 2014 05:31:57 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan fans drown sorrows after World Cup exit]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-fans-drown-sorrows-after-world-cup-exit/4767175/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-fans-drown-sorrows-after-world-cup-exit/4767175/ Wed, 25 Jun 2014 00:46:53 +0000 <![CDATA[Asian sides head for winless World Cup]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/asian-sides-head-for-winless-world-cup/4763555/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/asian-sides-head-for-winless-world-cup/4763555/ Sun, 22 Jun 2014 22:46:59 +0000 <![CDATA[Zaccheroni: Japan need to up tempo]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/zaccheroni-japan-need-to-up-tempo/4759945/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/zaccheroni-japan-need-to-up-tempo/4759945/ Fri, 20 Jun 2014 09:32:37 +0000 <![CDATA[Honda revving up for Colombia clash]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/honda-revving-up-for-colombia-clash/4759496/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/honda-revving-up-for-colombia-clash/4759496/ Fri, 20 Jun 2014 02:31:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Greece frustrate Japan]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/greece-frustrate-japan/4759181/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/greece-frustrate-japan/4759181/ Thu, 19 Jun 2014 21:31:59 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan fans shamed after ref aids Brazil in opener]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-fans-shamed-after-ref-aids-brazil-in-opener/4749385/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-fans-shamed-after-ref-aids-brazil-in-opener/4749385/ Fri, 13 Jun 2014 03:32:20 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan ex-FIFA member welcomes Qatar probe]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-exfifa-member-welcomes-qatar-probe/4747740/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-exfifa-member-welcomes-qatar-probe/4747740/ Thu, 12 Jun 2014 01:01:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Five players to watch in World Cup Group C]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/five-players-to-watch-in-world-cup-group-c/4744719/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/five-players-to-watch-in-world-cup-group-c/4744719/ Mon, 09 Jun 2014 22:31:59 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan can reach World Cup quarters, says Honda]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-can-reach-world-cup-quarters-says-honda/4743815/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-can-reach-world-cup-quarters-says-honda/4743815/ Mon, 09 Jun 2014 04:31:55 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan confident of World Cup victory rallies]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-confident-of-world-cup-victory-rallies/4736829/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-confident-of-world-cup-victory-rallies/4736829/ Tue, 03 Jun 2014 22:17:08 +0000 <![CDATA[European play boosts Japan goalie Kawashima]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/european-play-boosts-japan-goalie-kawashima/4736833/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/european-play-boosts-japan-goalie-kawashima/4736833/ Tue, 03 Jun 2014 22:17:08 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan beats Costa Rica in World Cup warm-up]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-beats-costa-rica-in-world-cup-warmup/4735667/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-beats-costa-rica-in-world-cup-warmup/4735667/ Tue, 03 Jun 2014 02:01:55 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan can forge football identity in Brazil: Nakata]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-can-forge-football-identity-in-brazil-nakata/4735627/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-can-forge-football-identity-in-brazil-nakata/4735627/ Tue, 03 Jun 2014 01:16:51 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan edges Costa Rica in World Cup warm-up]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-edges-costa-rica-in-world-cup-warmup/4735579/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-edges-costa-rica-in-world-cup-warmup/4735579/ Tue, 03 Jun 2014 00:16:55 +0000 <![CDATA[World Cup heats on for Japans Honda, Kagawa]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/world-cup-heats-on-for-japans-honda-kagawa/4734332/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/world-cup-heats-on-for-japans-honda-kagawa/4734332/ Sun, 01 Jun 2014 22:31:55 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan set sights on World Cup quarter-finals]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-set-sights-on-world-cup-quarterfinals/4726115/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-set-sights-on-world-cup-quarterfinals/4726115/ Sun, 25 May 2014 09:31:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan need Honda's firepower at World Cup]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-need-hondas-firepower-at-world-cup/4710169/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-need-hondas-firepower-at-world-cup/4710169/ Tue, 13 May 2014 06:29:13 +0000 <![CDATA[Zaccheronis on-off love affair with Japan]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/zaccheronis-onoff-love-affair-with-japan/4710170/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/zaccheronis-onoff-love-affair-with-japan/4710170/ Mon, 12 May 2014 22:31:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Kagawa to take out frustration on World Cup opponents]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-to-take-out-frustration-on-world-cup-opponents/4710171/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-to-take-out-frustration-on-world-cup-opponents/4710171/ Mon, 12 May 2014 22:31:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Kagawa, Honda to lead full-strength Japan]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-honda-to-lead-fullstrength-japan/4709225/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-honda-to-lead-fullstrength-japan/4709225/ Mon, 12 May 2014 06:59:06 +0000 <![CDATA[Kagawa breaks duck as Japan beat New Zealand 4-2]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-breaks-duck-as-japan-beat-new-zealand-42/4631733/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-breaks-duck-as-japan-beat-new-zealand-42/4631733/ Wed, 05 Mar 2014 10:16:55 +0000 <![CDATA[Goal-hungry Kagawa set to break big wall]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/goalhungry-kagawa-set-to-break-big-wall/4630574/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/goalhungry-kagawa-set-to-break-big-wall/4630574/ Tue, 04 Mar 2014 04:17:03 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan captain Hasebe set for second operation]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-captain-hasebe-set-for-second-operation/4626078/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-captain-hasebe-set-for-second-operation/4626078/ Fri, 28 Feb 2014 09:02:07 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan are no World Cup underdogs, says coach]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-are-no-world-cup-underdogs-says-coach/4624401/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-are-no-world-cup-underdogs-says-coach/4624401/ Thu, 27 Feb 2014 06:01:59 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan boost for Manchester Uniteds Kagawa]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-boost-for-manchester-uniteds-kagawa/4432183/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-boost-for-manchester-uniteds-kagawa/4432183/ Thu, 03 Oct 2013 07:31:59 +0000 <![CDATA[Honda fires up Japan]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/honda-fires-up-japan/4396801/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/honda-fires-up-japan/4396801/ Fri, 06 Sep 2013 15:46:55 +0000 <![CDATA[Zaccheroni under fire as Japan exit Confed Cup]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/zaccheroni-under-fire-as-japan-exit-confed-cup/4323202/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/zaccheroni-under-fire-as-japan-exit-confed-cup/4323202/ Mon, 24 Jun 2013 04:48:07 +0000 <![CDATA[Kagawa rues missed chances for Japan]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-rues-missed-chances-for-japan/4309817/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-rues-missed-chances-for-japan/4309817/ Wed, 19 Jun 2013 23:16:55 +0000 <![CDATA[Zaccheroni urges Japanese to play to strengths to keep Cup dreams alive]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/zaccheroni-urges-japanese-to-play-to-strengths-to-keep-cup-d/4303041/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/zaccheroni-urges-japanese-to-play-to-strengths-to-keep-cup-d/4303041/ Tue, 18 Jun 2013 22:16:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan look to avoid early exit against Italy]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-look-to-avoid-early-exit-against-italy/4299384/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-look-to-avoid-early-exit-against-italy/4299384/ Mon, 17 Jun 2013 21:49:07 +0000 <![CDATA[Kagawa learns value of true grit with Japan]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-learns-value-of-true-grit-with-japan/4286016/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/kagawa-learns-value-of-true-grit-with-japan/4286016/ Thu, 13 Jun 2013 23:46:53 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan struggle to become serious contenders]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-struggle-to-become-serious-contenders/4265575/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-struggle-to-become-serious-contenders/4265575/ Fri, 07 Jun 2013 21:16:53 +0000 <![CDATA[Honda's last-gasp goal sees Japan qualify]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/hondas-lastgasp-goal-sees-japan-qualify/4249650/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/hondas-lastgasp-goal-sees-japan-qualify/4249650/ Tue, 04 Jun 2013 11:17:08 +0000 <![CDATA[Japan complain to FIFA over lasers]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-complain-to-fifa-over-lasers/3918035/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/japan-complain-to-fifa-over-lasers/3918035/ Thu, 28 Mar 2013 05:16:55 +0000 <![CDATA[Jordan reject laser claim at Japan match]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/jordan-reject-laser-claim-at-japan-match/3914605/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/jordan-reject-laser-claim-at-japan-match/3914605/ Wed, 27 Mar 2013 10:16:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Rampant Japan poised to seal World Cup berth]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/rampant-japan-poised-to-seal-world-cup-berth/3909243/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/rampant-japan-poised-to-seal-world-cup-berth/3909243/ Mon, 25 Mar 2013 22:16:54 +0000 <![CDATA[Key duo to miss Japan World Cup qualifier]]> http://www.football.co.uk/japan/key-duo-to-miss-japan-world-cup-qualifier/3851641/ http://www.football.co.uk/japan/key-duo-to-miss-japan-world-cup-qualifier/3851641/ Thu, 14 Mar 2013 05:16:55 +0000