• Kyodo


Japan striker Genki Haraguchi says his rumored transfer to newly promoted English Premier League side Brighton and Hove Albion from Bundesliga club Hertha Berlin is still up in the air.

Speaking to reporters at Tokyo’s Haneda airport before leaving for Germany to join up with Hertha for preseason camp on Wednesday, Haraguchi said, “This (the move) is not something I can decide on my own will and to be honest I feel I’m in an awkward position.

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