Catarina Macario to miss Olympics with knee injury

Photo by Brad Smith/ISI Photos/USSF/Getty Images for USSFHopefully nothing serious Chelsea forward Catarina Macario has been ruled out of the Paris...
WEAINTGOTNOHISTORY 14 hours ago

BBC make last-minute change to punditry team for England vs Spain Euro 2024 final as ex-Man Utd and Chelsea ace signs up

THE BBC have made a last-ditch signing to try and help them win the ratings war with ITV. Both UK broadcasters will show the Euro 2024 final...
THE SUN 14 hours ago

Newcastle to train at Adidas Goblal HQ from July 15 to July 20

To Germany the Magpies fly. The Geordie Boys are going places, fellas. Newcastle United made the official announcement of their reported trip to...
SBNATION.COM 14 hours ago

Celtic star out until August as Brendan Rodgers dealt another defensive blow after Maik Nawrocki injury

CELTIC boss Brendan Rodgers has revealed he will be without Alistair Johnston until August. Right-back AJ has been a key member of the Canada...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jul 12

Forgotten Celtic star Oh Hyeon-gyu set to seal Parkhead transfer exit as new club ‘closing the deal’ with Hoops

OH HYEON-GYU is set to make his Celtic exit, with the club finally reaching an agreement for his sale. First team football has been few and far...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jul 12

Welcome Risa: Shimizu Signs On At Manchester City Women

Photo by Richard Pelham - The FA/The FA via Getty ImagesTaylor Makes Second Summer Signing Gareth Taylor has made his second signing of the summer...
SBNATION.COM Jul 12

Kyogo Lifts Lid on Bizarre Paddington Mascot Interaction

With no international commitments over the off-season, Celtic hitman Kyogo Furuhashi enjoyed his summer back home in Japan. The striker got some...
CELTS ARE HERE Jul 12

Man City complete signing of Risa Shimizu

Manchester City have completed the signing of Japan international an former West Ham defender Risa Shimizu
90MIN.COM Jul 12

Kyogo Explains the Reasons Behind His Pre-season Form

Celtic striker Kyogo Furuhashi has been on fire in pre-season, netting four goals in just two games. The Japanese frontman netted from the spot...
CELTS ARE HERE Jul 12

Man City Women sign ex-West Ham defender Risa Shimizu

Manchester City have signed 28-year-old Japanese international Risa Shimizu from West Ham United on a contract until summer 2027. The full-back,...
SHEKICKS Jul 12

Defender Risa Shimizu joins Manchester City on three-year deal

Japanese defender Risa Shimizu has joined Manchester City on a three-year deal.
BELFASTTELEGRAPH.CO.UK Jul 12

Manchester City sign former West Ham United defender Shimizu

Manchester City have completed the signing of Japanese international defender Risa Shimizu on a three-year The post Manchester City sign former...
FAWSL FULL-TIME Jul 12

Man City sign West Ham defender in second summer transfer

Japanese defender Risa Shimizu has joined Gareth Taylor's side from from West Ham United, signing a three-year deal with Manchester City Women
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS Jul 12

Celtic ‘reject transfer approach for star player from RUSSIAN club’ amid concerns over Ukraine war

BRENDAN RODGERS faces a fight to hold onto his star players this summer. Celtic have already booted out a transfer approach for Matt O’Riley...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jul 12

Kyogo in Celtic summer break confession as Hoops star reveals reason behind red hot pre-season form

The Hoops hitman had fun in Japan over the summer but he's back to business in some style with four goals in two games
DAILY RECORD Jul 12

Celtic reject Russian transfer approach for Reo Hatate

Celtic have reportedly knocked back an approach for Reo Hatate from Russia. The Scottish Champions have declined the opportunity to enter into...
THE CELTIC STAR Jul 11

Celtic Reject Russian Club's Bold Approach for Japanese Star – Report

Celtic have turned down an approach from an unnamed Russian club in the Mir Premier League for their star midfielder Reo Hatate. The Scottish...
CELTS ARE HERE Jul 11

EXCLUSIVE: Don't go there! Celtic reject Russian approach for Hatate before even discussing a fee

Celtic have rejected an approach from Russia for their Japanese midfielder Reo Hatate.
DAILY MAIL ONLINE Jul 11

‘This combo bothers me’ admit shoppers as Scottish towns become a fashion hit on T-shirts in Japan

SHOPPERS have been left stunned after discovering that Scottish towns have become a fashion hit in Japan. The names of local authorities across...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jul 11

‘People kept saying’: Peter Grant takes issue with what he heard about Celtic hero Kyogo Furuhashi last season

Peter Grant has leapt to the defence of Celtic striker, Kyogo Furuhashi after the Japanese scored a hat trick in last night’s friendly against...
67 HAIL HAIL Jul 11

Reo Hatate admires Rangers passion as Celtic star shown unseen side of Glasgow by Gers daft repair man

The Japanese star was gien the finger after his Old Firm debut but it was hands across Glasgow on a recent house repair.
DAILY RECORD Jul 11

‘I’m rooting for you’ – Celtic hero Reo Hatate reveals what happened when a Rangers fan came to do repairs to his house

REO HATATE insists he admires both sets of Old Firm fans for the passion they show towards their clubs. Celtic’s Japanese star hit the headlines...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jul 11

‘VERY BRIGHT,’ BOSS PRAISE FOR KYOGO

‘VERY BRIGHT,’ BOSS PRAISE FOR KYOGO KYOGO FURUHASHI managed something against Queen’s Park that eluded him throughout last season – score three...
CELTIC QUICK NEWS Jul 11

Southampton agree deal for signing – Saints transfer could go through ‘this week’

Southampton are expected to complete the signing of AZ Alkmaar’s Yukinari Sugawara this summer. That’s according to Voetbal International, who say...
SPORT WITNESS Jul 11

Brendan Rodgers Impressed By Kyogo’s Pre-season Form; Bodes Well

Kyogo Furuhashi has been a standout for Celtic in pre-season so far. A hat-trick against Queen’s Park last night took the Japanese frontman’s tally...
CELTS ARE HERE Jul 11

Brendan Rodgers hails re-born Celtic star but notices ‘a couple of wee things’ which went wrong during Queen’s Park win

BRENDAN RODGERS reckons Kyogo Furuhashi is setting an example to the whole Celtic squad. The Japanese striker fired home a hat-trick in the 6-4...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jul 10

Pre-season goal fest as Celtic beat Queen's Park

Pre-season friendlyWednesday, July 10, 2024The City Stadium, Glasgow QUEEN’S PARK… 4(Paton 15, Thomas 22, Longridge 70, McDonnell 85) CELTIC…...
CELTICFC.COM Jul 10

West Ham boost in Kyle Walker-Peters transfer talks as Southampton identify replacement

West Ham remain in talks with Southampton over a move for defender Kyle Walker-Peters, talkSPORT understands. The Saints have asked the Hammers for...
TALKSPORT Jul 10

Every Championship transfer this summer and free agents remaining as Oli McBurnie denies gossip

Some clubs are still waiting for their first signing, some have been shopping as far away as Japan while Stoke City are having to be patient after...
STOKESENTINEL.CO.UK Jul 10

‘Feelgood factor is back': Nagasato rates Japan Women's Olympics hopes

The former Nadeshiko striker believes Futoshi Ikeda's team have the talent to reach the semi-finals in Paris Yuki Nagasato has experienced it all...
THE GUARDIAN Jul 10

'Looking forward to seeing what he can do' - Yu Hirakawa makes history as he joins Bristol City

Bristol City have signed Japan Under-23 winger Yu Hirakawa from Machida Zelvia
BRISTOL POST Jul 9

Women's Football - The Groups

Kuala Lumpur: Australia and Japan will both fancy their chances of winning a medal in the 2024 Paris Olympics Women's Football Tournament after...
THE-AFC.COM Jul 9

‘Amazing’: Reo Hatate shares what the Celtic fans do when he meets them outside of Parkhead

Reo Hatate is an immensely popular player amongst the Celtic fans. The Japanese midfielder brought dynamism, flair and immense talent to Scotland...
67 HAIL HAIL Jul 8

GOLD: Tottenham Hotspur to have behind closed doors friendly with Cambridge United

Photo by Serena Taylor/Newcastle United via Getty ImagesFriendly slated for July 13 As most Tottenham Hotspur players have returned to Hotspur Way...
SBNATION.COM Jul 8

Celtic Star Opens Up On Early Brendan Rodgers Struggles

Reo Hatate has candidly opened up about the difficulties he faced when transitioning from Ange Postecoglou's dynamic style to Brendan Rodgers' more...
CELTS ARE HERE Jul 8

Hatate on suffering early under Rodgers before gradual understanding

Early today on The Celtic Star, Just an Ordinary Bhoy provided his assessment on the Reo Hatate quotes that are all over the Scottish media this...
THE CELTIC STAR Jul 8

Man City 2024 pre-season tour of the USA: Fixtures & Details

Manchester City is set to tour the United States of America for their pre-season preparation ahead of the 2024/25 English Premier League season....
MANCITYCORE.COM Jul 8

‘I was puzzled’: Reo Hatate shares what confused him when he first joined Celtic

Celtic midfielder, Reo Hatate, has shared why he felt confused when he made the switch from Japan to Glasgow back in 2021. Signed by Ange...
67 HAIL HAIL Jul 8

Celtic transfer puzzle as mystery club make offer for sought-after star amid Hoops interest

CELTIC target Andy Rojas been the subject of a second transfer offer, his club’s sports director in Costa Rica has revealed. And Rojas’ club...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jul 8

REVEALED: HATATE’S TARGETS

REO HATATE is a man on a mission as he prepares to launch himself into the new season. The Japanese international midfielder started only 17 of...
CELTIC QUICK NEWS Jul 8

Reo Hatate makes Celtic transfer exit confession as midfielder eyes elite league

The Japanese playmaker has reiterated his desire to play in one of the top leagues in Europe
FOOTBALLSCOTLAND.CO.UK Jul 8

East Asia Wrap: Gamba down Marinos; Gangwon inch closer to top

Hong Kong: Gamba Osaka posted a 4-0 win against Yokohama F. Marinos on Saturday and moved level with Kashima Antlers as the duo continue to put...
THE-AFC.COM Jul 8

Reo Hatate drops further hint that his future lies away from Celtic as he lists three potential next destinations

REO HATATE has dropped another hint that he sees himself leaving Celtic in the not-too-distant future. The Hoops midfielder has been a...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jul 7

'That's why': Reo Hatate shares the real reason Celtic struggled at the start of last season under Brendan Rodgers

It’s fair to say that Reo Hatate didn’t enjoy the best of times when Brendan Rodgers returned to Celtic last summer. The Japanese midfielder...
67 HAIL HAIL Jul 7

Things Go From Bad to Worse For Harry Kewell in Japan

Things are going from bad to worse for former Celtic coach Harry Kewell in Japan. The Aussie departed Glasgow at the turn of the year, taking up...
CELTS ARE HERE Jul 7

Pic: Daizen Maeda On His Way Back to Glasgow For Celtic Pre-season

After a restful off-season in his homeland, Daizen Maeda is on his way back to Glasgow for the new campaign. The winger wasn’t involved in Celtic’s...
CELTS ARE HERE Jul 7

Asia at the Olympics - Women

Kuala Lumpur: Australia and Japan will be Asia's representatives at the Women's Olympic Football Tournament with both teams expecting to be...
THE-AFC.COM Jul 7

Asia at the Olympics - Men

Kuala Lumpur: Iraq, Japan and Uzbekistan will be Asia's challengers in the Paris Olympics 2024 Men's Football Tournament which kicks off on July 24.
THE-AFC.COM Jul 6

Inside the world’s biggest DUMP with 100,000 tons of rubbish across area six times the size of the UK…in the OCEAN

THE world’s biggest dump is made up of over 100,000 tons worth of rubbish and takes up an almighty area six times the size of the UK. Sitting in...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jul 5

“Ange was like my Dad” – Kyogo Heaps Praise on Former Celtic Boss

Celtic striker Kyogo Furuhashi has heaped praise on his former boss Ange Postecoglou. The Japanese frontman is back in his homeland visiting his...
CELTS ARE HERE Jul 5

Inside the world's biggest DUMP with 100,000 tons of rubbish across area six times the size of the UK…in the OCEAN

THE world’s biggest dump is made up of over 100,000 tons worth of rubbish and takes up an almighty area six times the size of the UK. Sitting in...
THE SUN Jul 5

Women's transfer news: Brighton snap up Japan striker; Lyon bag top goal-scorer

Transfer updates from the world of women's football, including news from Aston Villa, Brighton, Lyon and more.
90MIN.COM Jul 5

Switzerland spotted using bizarre secret weapon in training to prepare for England clash at Euro 2024

SWITZERLAND have been spotted using a bizarre secret weapon in training as they prepare to face England. The continental giants meet tomorrow in a...
THE SUN Jul 5

Move to Keep Mohamed Salah Out of Olympics Done With Player's Backing

Photo by Ayman Aref/NurPhoto via Getty ImagesAccording to reports, the decision to block Salah's involvement in the Paris Summer Olympics was done...
SBNATION.COM Jul 4

Brighton Women sign Japan international Kiko Seike

Brighton & Hove Albion have signed Japan international striker Kiko Seike from WE League champions Urawa Reds. The 27-year-old makes the move after...
SHEKICKS Jul 4

Oiwa: Medal remains Japan's target

Tokyo: Go Oiwa said Japan are still aiming to win their first men's Olympics football medal since 1968 despite not including any overage players in...
THE-AFC.COM Jul 4

Brighton and Hove Albion sign Japan International striker for undisclosed fee

Brighton and Hove Albion have signed Japan international Kiko Seike from WE League side Urawa Reds, for undisclosed terms and subject to the usual...
WESTSUSSEXTODAY.CO.UK Jul 4

Brighton & Hove Albion sign Japanese international forward Seike

Brighton & Hove Albion have completed the signing of Japanese international forward Kiko Seike. The The post Brighton & Hove Albion sign Japanese...
FAWSL FULL-TIME Jul 4

The Ronaldo Conundrum Shows That Rodgers Was Right On Celtic’s Japanese Striker.

The other night, if you were really desperate for football, if you were really craving Celtic so much that you would have watched Peruvian Third...
THE CELTIC BLOG Jul 3

Mainz unveil Sano: "Looking forward to thrilling like my Japanese predecessors."

FSV Mainz 05 officially unveiled Kaishu Sano as a new signing on Wednesday evening.
BULINEWS.COM Jul 3

Major Pre-Season Boost for Liverpool with Key Midfielder Omitted From Olympics

Liverpool’s Pre-Season Boost: Wataru Endo’s Availability Wataru Endo’s Unexpected Availability Liverpool fans and management have been handed a...
ANFIELD INDEX Jul 3

Liverpool Reportedly Won't Lose Salah or Endo to Summer Olympics

Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty ImagesEgypt's Mohamed Salah and Japan's Wataru Endo had been speculated to be under consideration to...
SBNATION.COM Jul 3

Arne Slot given huge boost as two Liverpool players set to miss Olympics and take part in pre-season

Mohamed Salah and Wataru Endo will both take part in Liverpool pre-season training instead of competing at the Olympics. In a huge boost to the...
TALKSPORT Jul 3

Exclusive: Liverpool land £4m-a-yr after off-pitch deal agreed

Liverpool will earn up to £4million a year from their new commercial deal with Japan Airlines, sources have told Football Insider. The Merseyside...
FOOTBALLINSIDER247.COM Jul 3

How Kamada can succeed in the Premier League and what it means for Japanese football

Daichi Kamada is headed to England but will he be a hit? And what does the move mean for Japanese football?
ESPN Jul 3

Liverpool midfielder Wataru Endo left out of Japan’s Olympic squad

Japan head coach Go Oiwa said the “restrictions” in relation to European players had influenced selection.
NEWSCHAINONLINE.COM Jul 3

Liverpool midfielder Wataru Endo left out of Japan's Olympic squad

New Liverpool head coach Arne Slot has received a boost ahead of the start of pre-season training after midfielder Wataru Endo was left out of...
BELFASTTELEGRAPH.CO.UK Jul 3

Jude Bellingham could learn fate HOURS before England vs Switzerland clash as he’s given three days to respond to Uefa

JUDE BELLINGHAM may not know until Friday if he will be cleared to play in England's Euro 2024 quarter-final against Switzerland. Uefa launched a...
THE SUN Jul 3

Daizen Maeda's class Instagram post with former Celtic coach while back in Japan

Celtic winger Daizen Maeda has established himself as a fan favourite since joining the club from Yokohama F.Marinos back in January 2022. Maeda...
67 HAIL HAIL Jul 2

Japan's Kamada joins Crystal Palace

London: Japan midfielder Daichi Kamada has signed for Crystal Palace from Lazio, the English Premier League club announced on Monday.
THE-AFC.COM Jul 2

Celtic hero Daizen Maeda spotted with former Hoops mentor he hailed for helping him through ‘difficult weeks and months’

CELTIC’s Japanese stars have been enjoying time back in their home nation this pre-season And Daizen Maeda has been spotted linking up with a...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jul 2

Daizen Maeda Reunites With Former Celtic Coach in Japan

Celtic began their preparations for the new campaign at the end of last week, with players beginning to trickle back to Lennoxtown for pre-season....
CELTS ARE HERE Jul 2

Reo Hatate Makes Sentimental Return to His School During Off Season

Although several Celtic players returned to Lennoxtown last week for pre-season, others remain on their summer breaks due previous to international...
CELTS ARE HERE Jul 2

Japan's Kamada seals Prem move with Palace

Japan ace Daichi Kamada has completed a move to the Premier League on a two-year deal with Crystal Palace.
ESPN Jul 1

Bristol City continue to broaden transfer horizons with expected addition of Japanese winger

Yu Hirakawa should follow Fally Mayulu as Bristol City start to get busy in the window
KEIGHLEYNEWS.CO.UK Jul 1

Crystal Palace's second summer signing "excited" to reunite with Oliver Glasner

Crystal Palace complete their second signing of the summer transfer window, confirming the arrival of a Japan international who has previously...
SPORTSMOLE.CO.UK Jul 1

Eagles snatch Japan star

Crystal Palace have signed Japanese midfielder Daichi Kamada from Italian club Lazio.
HOLMESDALE.NET Jul 1

Crystal Palace announce second summer signing as Daichi Kamada reunites with Oliver Glasner

Japan international joins Chadi Riad in signing for Eagles
EVENING STANDARD Jul 1

Blue Lock the Movie: Episode Nagi review – football anime gets the battle royale-treatment

From Terminator-eyed strikers to flame-wreathed shots on goal, no bombast is too much in this feature-length extrapolation of Muneyuki Kaneshiro's...
THE GUARDIAN Jul 1

Report: Japanese national team midfielder due in Mainz for medical

Japanese sporting magazine Sponichi Annex reports that Mainz transfer target Kaishu Sano is headed to the Rheinland-Palatinate for a medical...
BULINEWS.COM Jun 30

Team GB star all-but confirms Olympics career is over after landing new job at BBC weeks before Paris 2024 begins

BIANCA COOK's Olympics career is essentially over – as she starts work as a BBC TV pundit. The Liverpool taekwondo star won bronze medals in the...
THE SUN Jun 29

Japan to focus on 'best' preparations, says Yamamoto

Kuala Lumpur: Japan technical director Masakuni Yamamoto insisted preparation will be key if the Samurai Blue are to secure an eighth consecutive...
THE-AFC.COM Jun 29

Newcastle United away friendly announced – 4,500 tickets for NUFC fans

A third Newcastle United friendly has been announced. As well as the two games in Japan, Eddie Howe’s side will play Hull City. The match is a 2pm...
THE MAG Jun 28

Megan Rapinoe became the first football player to score two Olimpico goals at the Olympics

An Olimpico is a spectacular feat rarely seen in football. The term applies to a goal scored directly from a corner kick without the ball touching...
TALKSPORT Jun 28

Australia's Arnold unfazed by challenging draw

Kuala Lumpur: Australia head coach Graham Arnold is confident the Socceroos can book a berth at a sixth consecutive FIFA World Cup Finals after his...
THE-AFC.COM Jun 28

Indonesia buoyant despite tough task

Kuala Lumpur: Indonesia are under no illusion about the task that awaits them after being drawn in Group C of the AFC Asian Qualifiers™ - Road to...
THE-AFC.COM Jun 28

Groundhog Day for Socceroos as Japan again stand in way on road to World Cup | Joey Lynch

Australia have been drawn in a tough group with familiar opponents who threaten to send them on a circuitous route to the 2026 tournament At what...
THE GUARDIAN Jun 27

'I'm so happy': Wataru Endo shares what he's 'really looking forward to' under Arne Slot at Liverpool

Wataru Endo surprised a lot of people during his debut season as a Liverpool player. The Japan midfielder was a shock signing last summer as...
ROUSING THE KOP Jun 27

Matt O'Riley speaks exclusively in the new Celtic View

Football is a team game, we are always told. And why are we told that? Because it’s so obviously true! And, while the goalscorers will always...
CELTICFC.COM Jun 27
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