2019 Schedule

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2019 Schedule
4-0-0, 1st in FIFA World Cup Qualifying - AFC
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Dortmund's Kagawa joins Besiktas on loan

A Bundesliga winner with Dortmund in 2011 and 2012, the 29-year-old Japan international was originally signed for €350,000 from Cerezo Osaka.

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Japan don't miss Shinji Kagawa at all

The last time Japan became AFC champions, Shinji Kagawa was the toast of Asia. Now, the 29-year-old will be watching the Asian Cup final from home.

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Japan omit Kagawa, Okazaki from Asian Cup squad

Leicester City striker Shinji Okazaki and Borussia Dortmund playmaker Shinji Kagawa were omitted from Japan's 23-man squad for the 2019 Asian Cup.

RankingsFIFA World Cup Qualifying - AFC

Goal Difference13
Goals Scored13
Assists0
Goals Conceded0