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#J-League

# j-league - Friday 23 August, 2019

'I miss you already' - Iniesta pens emotional farewell letter to Torres as Spain legend retires
# Lifelong Friends
# Lifelong Friends

'I miss you already' - Iniesta pens emotional farewell letter to Torres as Spain legend retires

Aug 23rd 2019, 2:18 PM 8,456 Views 5 Comments

The pair played on opposing teams in the J-League today, with ‘El Nino’ making his final-ever appearance.

# j-league - Friday 9 August, 2019

Manchester City sign Japanese forward
# Transfer News
# Transfer News

Manchester City sign Japanese forward

Aug 9th 2019, 7:36 PM 17,527 Views 9 Comments

J.League side Gamba Osaka have confirmed the departure of Ryotaro Meshino.

# j-league - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Vermaelen becomes fourth former Barcelona player to join Vissel Kobe
# Turning Japanese
# Turning Japanese

Vermaelen becomes fourth former Barcelona player to join Vissel Kobe

Jul 27th 2019, 11:28 AM 10,360 Views 4 Comments

Ahead of a friendly between the clubs, Thomas Vermaelen made the move from Barca to the Japanese side.

# j-league - Sunday 23 June, 2019

'I would love to relive that spell': Torres hails Gerrard as favourite team-mate
# LFC
# LFC

'I would love to relive that spell': Torres hails Gerrard as favourite team-mate

Jun 23rd 2019, 2:44 PM 9,763 Views 4 Comments

The retiring striker has looked back on his time at Anfield.

# j-league - Saturday 22 December, 2018

'I hope I can convey what I have learned and what I feel for this club': Iniesta outlines Barca coaching ambition
# GIVING BACK
# GIVING BACK

'I hope I can convey what I have learned and what I feel for this club': Iniesta outlines Barca coaching ambition

Dec 22nd 2018, 12:16 PM 4,592 Views 2 Comments

A place in the Camp Nou dugout is not a burning desire for the Spanish legend but says he does want to give back to Barcelona when he retires.

# j-league - Saturday 1 December, 2018

After four years and 80 goals in New York, Spain legend David Villa to join Iniesta in Japan
# Goal Machine
# Goal Machine

After four years and 80 goals in New York, Spain legend David Villa to join Iniesta in Japan

Dec 1st 2018, 9:23 AM 5,364 Views 11 Comments

Ahead of his imminent departure from New York City, the veteran striker has confirmed he will join Vissel Kobe.

# j-league - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Life after La Liga: Iniesta and Torres suffer defeats in highly-anticipated J.League debuts
# Japan
# Japan

Life after La Liga: Iniesta and Torres suffer defeats in highly-anticipated J.League debuts

Jul 22nd 2018, 3:36 PM 8,084 Views 0 Comments

Fernando Torres and Andres Iniesta suffered defeats in their respective J.League bows for Sagan Tosu and Vissel Kobe on Sunday.

# j-league - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Fernando Torres is following Andres Iniesta to Japan
# Go East
# Go East

Fernando Torres is following Andres Iniesta to Japan

Jul 10th 2018, 10:01 AM 6,448 Views 2 Comments

The former Liverpool and Atletico Madrid striker has confirmed that he will be on his way to the Far East, joining Sagan Tosu on a free transfer.

# j-league - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

Torres set to make future call as departure from Europe is confirmed
# Adios
# Adios

Torres set to make future call as departure from Europe is confirmed

Jun 5th 2018, 7:50 AM 4,478 Views 0 Comments

The legendary Atletico Madrid striker is close to making a decision on his next move, with his father hinting that a switch to Japan is on the cards.

# j-league - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Torres set for move to Japan after league officials jump the gun with announcement
# Premature Celebration
# Premature Celebration

Torres set for move to Japan after league officials jump the gun with announcement

May 30th 2018, 4:22 PM 5,761 Views 0 Comments

The Spanish striker has been linked with a move to Sagan.

# j-league - Friday 12 January, 2018

A Japanese footballing legend wants to retire in 9 years' time - when he turns 60
# King Kazu
# King Kazu

A Japanese footballing legend wants to retire in 9 years' time - when he turns 60

Jan 12th 2018, 8:07 AM 6,147 Views 3 Comments

Kazuyoshi Miura has once again proved that age is just a number by signing another new contract.

# j-league - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Forget about China: Lukas Podolski signs €5m/year deal to move to Japan
# Big In Japan
# Big In Japan

Forget about China: Lukas Podolski signs €5m/year deal to move to Japan

Mar 2nd 2017, 2:06 PM 9,209 Views 13 Comments

German World Cup winner will join Vissel Kobe this summer.

# j-league - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

The world's oldest footballer shows no signs of stopping as he pens a new 12-month contract
# Benjamin Button
# Benjamin Button

The world's oldest footballer shows no signs of stopping as he pens a new 12-month contract

Nov 11th 2015, 6:33 PM 15,367 Views 5 Comments

Kazuyoshi Miura is 48 years old.

# j-league - Monday 20 July, 2015

Shansuke Nakamura rolls back the years with a perfect 90th minute free-kick
# My Left Foot
# My Left Foot

Shansuke Nakamura rolls back the years with a perfect 90th minute free-kick

Jul 20th 2015, 5:33 PM 7,119 Views 4 Comments

Celtic fans have permission to get misty eyed.

# j-league - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Hiroshima through as goal-line technology introduced
# New Dawn
# New Dawn

Hiroshima through as goal-line technology introduced

Dec 6th 2012, 2:47 PM 1,021 Views 0 Comments

The J-League winners proved too strong for their New Zealand opponents in a historic game for football.