Yokohama to approach Nakamura

GLASGOW, Scotland (Kyodo) J. League club Yokohama F. Marinos are poised to offer a deal to lure Celtic midfielder Shunsuke Nakamura back to his old club in Japan, the BBC reported Tuesday.

The BBC said in its sports news program that F. Marinos are expected to make a contract proposal for Nakamura as early as next week ahead of the opening of the transfer market in European soccer in January.