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Report: Kubo is Madrid’s Japanese Messi

Real Madrid's Japanese teenage sensation Takefusa Kubo is like Lionel Messi according to his old coach. Kuniaki Ishikawa was Takefusa Kubo's coach when he was...

Christian Pulisic ‘happy’ with his Chelsea debut

Christian Pulisic was happy with how Chelsea debut turned out despite it ending in a 1-0 friendly defeat to Kawasaki Frontale.

Tomiyasu wants to prove he’s a Bologna starter

The Japanese international defender signed this month for the Italian Lega Serie A club and he feels excited to what's coming up.

Real Madrid left ‘stunned’ by Japanese star Takefusa Kubo

Japanese teenage star Takefusa Kubo has left Real Madrid coaches stunned and could end up in the first-team next season already.

Opinion: Stop comparing Takefusa Kubo with Lionel Messi

After his great Copa America performance with Japan, Take Kubo has been compared with Lionel Messi too much. This needs to stop. Not even Takefusa...

Japan wants to challenge itself against Ecuador

The team can still qualify to the Copa America Quarterfinals if they defeat Ecuador tonight at Belo Horizonte.

Match Preview: Ecuador vs Japan

Ecuador and Japan square off at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte tonight at one o'clock after midnight (CET).

Venezuela boss Dudamel accuses Japan of lacking respect

Venezuela manager Rafael Dudamel has called on the CONMEBOL to ban non-South American teams from the Copa America after accusing Japan of lacking respect.

‘Bittersweet’ Luis Suarez rues Uruguay’s 2-2 draw with Japan

Luis Suarez was left with a "bittersweet feeling" after Uruguay's 2-2 Copa America draw against Japan.

Match Preview – Uruguay vs Japan

Uruguay will look to book their place in the Copa America Quarter Finals when they take on Japan in Belo Horizonte this evening.

Chile has a walk in the park against Japan at the...

With goals from Pulgar, Sanchez, and a double from Vargas, Chile breezed past Japan in their Copa America opener at Morumbi Stadium. After two consecutive...

Match Preview: Japan vs Chile

Holders Chile will kick off their defense of the title against Japan, guests at this year's South American Championship.

2019 Copa America Group C – Preview

Group C of the 2019 Copa America consists of Uruguay, Chile, Ecuador and the second guest nation, Japan.

Japan will use Copa America to train for Olympics

The goal of the Nippon national team is to win the Olympic Games at home in 2020, as they prepare to play in the South American tournament.

Vinicius relishes on his great first year at Real Madrid

During a visit to Japan for sponsoring commitments and vacation, Vinicius Junior spoke about his first season as a Real Madrid player. After a full...

Qatar tasted victory and wants more

The Qatar national team won the 2019 AFC Asian Cup after beating Japan 3-1 in the final, and now the football association wants more.

Yoshida says Japan doesn’t have excuses

The Japan national team captain says Qatar were superior, but the 2019 AFC Asian Cup helped the Japanese get better.

Sanchez on Asian Cup success and his future

Qatar's Asian Cup-winning coach Felix Sanchez is unperturbed about the uncertainty surrounding his future before the 2022 World Cup. The Oil rich nation made a huge...

2019 Asian Cup: The quest for the Final!

After 22 days, 20 teams have been eliminated and only four remain. From these four two will play the 2019 AFC Asian Cup Final...

Japan’s coach says his tactics are based on their opponents

Japan and Iran will meet on Monday, as both teams are battling for one ticket to the 2019 AFC Asian Cup Final to be...

Kompany: I had second thoughts after deciding to quit City

Vincent Kompany has revealed that he was about to change his mind after he had decided to leave Man City. Vincent Kompany moved to Anderlecht...