• Kyodo


Former Japan winger Takashi Inui has returned to Cerezo Osaka after 10 years in Europe, the J. League first-division side said Tuesday.

“I’ll give my best at Cerezo Osaka to deliver fun soccer to kids around Osaka and Japan,” said Inui, who will wear the No. 23 shirt at the club he left in the summer of 2011 to sign for Bochum, then in the German second division.

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