Okazaki's goal helps keep Leicester in first place

Dec 20, 2015

Okazaki's goal helps keep Leicester in first place

Japan’s Shinji Okazaki won a penalty and scored the winner in Leicester’s 3-2 win at Everton on Saturday, making sure the Foxes head into Christmas at the top of the English Premier League table. “I had the desire to score today and am relieved ...

Kagawa provides winning goal for Dortmund

Dec 6, 2015

Kagawa provides winning goal for Dortmund

Japan midfielder Shinji Kagawa came off the bench and scored a dramatic match-winner as Borussia Dortmund won 2-1 away at Wolfsburg on Saturday, closing the gap on leaders Bayern Munich to five points in the Bundesliga. Kagawa, who came on in the 55th minute, ...

Kagawa on target as Dortmund wins derby thriller

Nov 9, 2015

Kagawa on target as Dortmund wins derby thriller

Japan midfielder Shinji Kagawa scored his third goal of the season and Borussia Dortmund beat Schalke 3-2 in a pulsating derby in the Bundesliga on Sunday. Kagawa got on the end of a delicious cross from Matthias Ginter to open the scoring with a ...

Kagawa on song as Dortmund routs Augsburg

Oct 26, 2015

Kagawa on song as Dortmund routs Augsburg

Japan midfielder Shinji Kagawa set up three goals as Borussia Dortmund demolished Augsburg 5-1 in the Bundesliga on Sunday. Kagawa provided two for Marco Reus in the first half before assisting with another right before the end of the game for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who ...

Sep 21, 2015

Kagawa helps power Dortmund victory

In-form Japan midfielder Shinji Kagawa scored one and set up another as Borussia Dortmund extended its winning start to the season to 11 matches in all competitions with a thumping 3-0 win over Bayer Leverkusen in the Bundesliga on Sunday. Dortmund took the lead ...

Japan trounces Afghanistan

Sep 9, 2015

Japan trounces Afghanistan

Borussia Dortmund midfielder Shinji Kagawa and Leicester City hitman Shinji Okazaki both scored twice as Japan destroyed Afghanistan 6-0 on Tuesday to pick up its second win in Asian qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Masato Morishige and Keisuke Honda were also ...

Aug 31, 2015

Swansea stuns previously unbeaten United

Manchester United’s early-season problems at both ends of the pitch were exposed in a 2-1 loss at Swansea on Sunday that ended its unbeaten start in the Premier League. On the day Manchester City spent more than £50 million ($77 million) on another attacking ...

Kagawa strikes twice as Dortmund cruises

Aug 28, 2015

Kagawa strikes twice as Dortmund cruises

Japan midfielder Shinji Kagawa scored twice and Marco Reus hit a hat trick as Borussia Dortmund hammered Norway’s Odd Grenland 7-2 to qualify for the Europa League with an 11-5 aggregate win on Thursday night. Ole Jorgen Halvorsen headed Odds in front against the ...

Kagawa scores again for Dortmund

Aug 24, 2015

Kagawa scores again for Dortmund

Shinji Kagawa scored his first Budesliga goal of the season in Borussia Dortmund’s 4-0 win at Ingolstadt 04 on Sunday. Following up on his goal in the Europa League playoff on Thursday, Kagawa found the net with six minutes remaining to give Dortmund a ...

Kagawa scores to help spark Dortmund comeback

Aug 21, 2015

Kagawa scores to help spark Dortmund comeback

Japan midfielder Shinji Kagawa scored his first competitive goal of the season and also set up the winner as Borussia Dortmund pulled off an extraordinary comeback to beat Norway’s Odd 4-3 away in the first leg of their Europa League playoff qualifier on Thursday. ...