Masaya Okugawa helps secure upset with late goal for Arminia

Soccer Dec 19, 2021

Masaya Okugawa helps secure upset with late goal for Arminia

Masaya Okugawa scored for the second straight game on Saturday, helping 10-man Arminia Bielefeld stun Red Bull Leipzig 2-0 in the German Bundesliga. The impressive away win was only the third victory of the season for lowly Bielefeld and its second straight, following a 2-0 ...

Schalke relegated after 30 years in Germany's top flight

Soccer Apr 21, 2021

Schalke relegated after 30 years in Germany's top flight

Last-place Schalke was relegated on Tuesday after 30 consecutive years in the Bundesliga and almost exactly ten years since reaching the Champions League's semifinals. A 1-0 loss at Arminia Bielefeld confirmed a fourth relegation in Schalke's history after three decades in Germany's top flight. Schalke played ...

Ritsu Doan and Masaya Okugawa lead Arminia to vital victory

Soccer Mar 15, 2021

Ritsu Doan and Masaya Okugawa lead Arminia to vital victory

Ritsu Doan and Masaya Okugawa struck a goal each Sunday to lead Arminia Bielefeld to a vital 2-1 win against Bayer Leverkusen in the Bundesliga. The victory at Leverkusen's Bay Arena pulled Arminia out of the bottom three and up to 15th place as they ...

'Delighted' Makoto Hasebe extends contract with Frankfurt

Soccer Mar 9, 2021

'Delighted' Makoto Hasebe extends contract with Frankfurt

Former Japan captain Makoto Hasebe has signed a one-year contract extension with Eintracht Frankurt that will take him through the 2021-22 German top-flight season, the club announced Monday. Frankfurt's joint longest-serving player, the 37-year-old Hasebe remains a key figure at Deutsche Bank Park in his ...