Monthly archive - November 2012

Top 10 Japanese Foreigners: No. 2 - Dunga

By Ryan Steele (follow Ryan on twitter @Steelinho)

With tomorrow being the final day of the J. League season we’re almost at the end of our countdown of the Top 10 Foreigners in Japanese Football, today we look at number two on the list.

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Teerasil’s stock soars after hat-trick

Thailand striker Teerasil Dangda lit up the AFF Suzuki Cup on Tuesday with a brilliant hat-trick in the 4-0 win over Myanmar that will have alerted top clubs in Europe and Asia to his exceptional goalscoring ability.

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Top 10 Japanese Foreigners: No. 3 - Guido Buchwald

By Ryan Steele (follow Ryan on twitter @Steelinho)

We’re nearing the end of our countdown, with the end of the J. League season just three days away. That means today we reveal the man at #3 in our list of Top 10 Foreigners in Japanese football.

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Harimau Malaya leave fans feeling blue

By Darren Goon (follow Darren on twitter @Box_to_Box)

On a humid night in Jakarta 23 months ago, history was made. As referee Peter Green blew for full-time, the stadium was silenced (a figure of speech, it would be terribly difficult to silence a crowd of 80,000 Indonesian fans) as a team in blue triumphed over their red-clad opponents.

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Top 10 Japanese Foreigners: No. 4 - Zico

By Ryan Steele (follow Ryan on twitter @Steelinho)

With the end of the J. League season edging closer we also edge closer to the end of our countdown of the Top 10 Foreigners in Japanese Football.

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Top 10 Japanese Foreigners: No.5 - Dettmar Cramer

By Ryan Steele (follow Ryan on twitter @Steelinho)

Continuing our countdown of the Top 10 Foreigners in Japanese Football, we’re now over half way and are now into the Top 5.

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The Rumario Mill

The Rumario Mill

By Mario Kawata (follow Mario on twitter @MarioUrawa)

Players coming and players going. It’s been another busy week of news and rumours In Japan. Keeping across all of it is Mario Kawata, and he brings us all the latest from the rumour mill…or is that The Rumario Mill!

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Top 10 Japanese Foreigners: No. 6 - Philippe Troussier

By Ryan Steele (follow Ryan on twitter @Steelinho)

It’s now under a week until the end of the J. League season, with just six days until the final day of the season. Therefore today we reveal the individual voted in at #6 in our Top 10 Foreigners in Japanese Football countdown.

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China breaks Australian hearts

By Anthony Yacoub

China PR has booked a spot in next year Women’s East Asian Cup in Seoul after defeating Australia 2-1 in the final match day of the EAFF Preliminary Round 2 in Shenzhen, China.

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Top 10 Japanese Foreigners: No.7 - Tom Byer

By Ryan Steele (follow Ryan on twitter @Steelinho)

We continue our countdown of the Top 10 Foreigners in the J. League, and it is one a little from left-field today. Someone who has limited playing experience in Japan, but has undoubtedly had a major influence on Japanese football - Tom Byer.

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