Sep 18, 2014

Narahara, Inaba join Kokubo's Samurai Japan staff

Japan national team manager Hiroki Kokubo had hoped to get active coaches to help him select national team players and got his wish on Thursday, when a pair of active first-team coaches were named to the Samurai Japan staff. Hiroshi Narahara, currently the Seibu ...

Oct 28, 2013

Kokubo reveals Japan squad for Taiwan games

Hiroki Kokubo named his first squad as Japan manager on Monday, a young party of 25 for next month’s exhibition games against Taiwan. Kokubo, who succeeded Koji Yamamoto earlier this month, will add players from the two teams in the Japan Series, the Yomiuri ...