Japan coach plays it safe in naming 23-man World Cup squad

TOKYO (AP) — Japan coach Akira Nishino is relying heavily on veteran players with previous World Cup experience in his 23-man squad for the tournament. Keisuke Honda, Shinji Kagawa and Shinji Okazaki were among almost a dozen named Thursday who …
( read original story …)


Related Post

BRIEF-Property Agent to buy Tokyo-based property
views 182
Dec 22 Property Agent Inc : * Says it plans to acq...
Asiana Airlines Busan to Osaka – Osaka Forum
views 133
I will be travelling from Busan to Osaka on the 14...
Canada Goose: Maker of $1,000 parkas files for IPO
views 229
Up next: Selling investors on an IPO. The family-r...
Nikkei surges to highest level in 26 years on firs...
views 97
The Nikkei index opened the day at 23,073.73 ... D...
Japan skating rink shuts over frozen fish controve...
views 171
A theme park in Japan has closed a skating rink fe...
Japan Display to cut 3,700 jobs on first-quarter l...
views 156
Japan Display Inc. on Wednesday reported a group n...
Twin baby chimpanzees make first public appearance...
views 139
NAGOYA – A Nagoya zoo on Tuesday held the first pu...
Time to Repair Tokyo-Seoul Ties
views 208
Japan’s ambassador to Seoul remains in Tokyo since...
Bank of Japan keeps monetary policy on hold
views 180
The Bank of Japan kept interest rates on hold and ...
Japan's Mitsui Life shifting to euro bonds fr...
views 218
told a news conference. Japanese investors have st...