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Feb 13, 2019
Tragic Emiliano Sala affair reveals the real nature of football: All business, some sentiment and barely any soulThe Emiliano Sala affair has shown exactly what modern-day football clubs are: cold and calculating businesses.
Feb 10, 2019
Ligue 1: Nantes let two-goal lead slip to lose to Nimes on evening of emotional gestures for Emiliano SalaEmiliano Sala's former club Nantes gave a final rousing send off to the Argentine striker, whose body was recovered from a crashed plane this week, with a series of moving gestures in their Ligue 1 game with Nimes on Sunday.
Feb 09, 2019
Emiliano Sala's last goal and last assist in Nantes jersey typified him as a footballer and personSala's last assist was a perfect one in the sense of defining him as a player: Strong, tenacious, dexterous, clever and, perhaps more than anything, unselfish.
Feb 06, 2019
French Cup: Nantes coach Vahid Halilhodzic hopes to pay tribute to Emiliano Sala by reaching final of competitionNantes coach Vahid Halilhodzic hopes his side can reach the final of the French Cup as a tribute to former teammate Emiliano Sala.
Jul 04, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Japan captain Makoto Hasebe retires from international football after heartbreaking loss to Belgium"I have decided to end the chapter of my career with the national team with this tournament," Hasebe wrote on his Instagram account.
Jun 29, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Japan coach Akira Nishino says he asked his players to back off towards the end against PolandJapan coach Akira Nishino said he was "forced" to tell his players to down tools towards the end of their World Cup match against Poland, to secure last 16 qualification.
Jun 18, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Debutante Japanese defender Hiroki Sakai hardened by difficult ordeal at MarseilleJapanese defender Hiroki Sakai has been hardened by his ordeal at Marseille, going from an outsider to fan favourite over the last two years.
May 24, 2018
Fired coach Vahid Halilhodzic sues Japan Football Association for one yen over 'damage to reputation and honour'"It's not about money for Vahid," his lawyer said. "He got Japan to the World Cup and he doesn't want to be the black sheep who looks stupid. He's deeply hurt and feels betrayed."
Apr 27, 2018
Vahid Halilhodzic says Japan took 'big risk' before FIFA World Cup 2018 by sacking him as coachHalilhodzic was dismissed earlier this month and replaced by Akira Nishino, just 10 weeks before the start of the World Cup in Russia.
Apr 09, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Akira Nishino replaces Vahid Halilhodzic as Japan coach with showpiece event only 2 months awayNishino, who spent 10 seasons in charge of Gamba Osaka and became the JFA’s technical director in 2016, will have little time to prepare for the tournament in Russia, where Japan are drawn in Group H alongside Colombia, Poland and Senegal.