Daichi Kamada scores as Frankfurt sees off Mannheim in German Cup

Soccer Aug 12, 2019

Daichi Kamada scores as Frankfurt sees off Mannheim in German Cup

Striker Daichi Kamada netted Eintracht Frankfurt's first goal as the top-flight side mounted a late fightback to beat third-division Waldhof Mannheim 5-3 in the German Cup first round on Sunday. Eintracht Frankfurt twice fell behind at Carl-Benz Stadion, and the cup winners for the 2017-2018 ...

Ex-Japan captain Makoto Hasebe extends contract with Eintracht

Soccer Dec 17, 2018

Ex-Japan captain Makoto Hasebe extends contract with Eintracht

Former Japan captain Makoto Hasebe has signed a contract extension to remain with Eintracht Frankfurt for another season, the German first-division club announced Sunday. Hasebe, 34, retired from international football this summer after captaining the Samurai Blue to the last 16 at the World Cup ...

Makoto Hasebe plays in 250th Bundesliga game

Soccer Feb 5, 2018

Makoto Hasebe plays in 250th Bundesliga game

Japan midfielder Makoto Hasebe reached a milestone when he made his 250th appearance in the German top flight Sunday, but Eintracht Frankfurt was beaten by Augsburg 3-0 away for its first loss in 2018. Hasebe, who is in his 11th season in the Bundesliga, played ...

Hasebe resumes full training with Frankfurt

Soccer Oct 11, 2017

Hasebe resumes full training with Frankfurt

Eintracht Frankfurt midfielder Makoto Hasebe, who has been sidelined with pain in his right knee, made his full return to training, the German first-division club said on its official website Tuesday. Hasebe missed his club's game against Stuttgart on Sept. 30 after playing the full ...

Soccer Mar 24, 2017

Hasebe undergoes season-ending knee surgery

Eintracht Frankfurt midfielder Makoto Hasebe has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his right knee and will be sidelined for the rest of the 2016-17 Bundesliga season that ends in late May, the German club said Thursday. The 33-year-old Japan captain was told by doctors at a ...

Hasebe sets Japanese record for Bundesliga appearances

Soccer Mar 6, 2017

Hasebe sets Japanese record for Bundesliga appearances

Makoto Hasebe rewrote a record for the most Bundesliga appearances by a Japanese player when he took the pitch for his 235th match in Eintracht Frankfurt's 2-1 loss to Freiburg at home on Sunday. The 33-year-old midfielder went one better than Yasuhiko Okudera who held ...

Eintracht Frankfurt's Hasebe scores first goal of season

Soccer Feb 6, 2017

Eintracht Frankfurt's Hasebe scores first goal of season

Makoto Hasebe converted a late penalty to break a scoreless deadlock and net his first goal of the season Sunday in Eintracht Frankfurt's 2-0 win over Darmstadt at home. Hasebe opened the scoring in the 74th minute after Frankfurt defender Jesus Vallejo was fouled in ...

Japan captain Hasebe earns Frankfurt contract extension

Soccer Dec 21, 2016

Japan captain Hasebe earns Frankfurt contract extension

German first-division club Eintracht Frankfurt said Tuesday it has extended the contract of Japan midfielder Makoto Hasebe. Two-time World Cup captain Hasebe, 32, joined Frankfurt from Nuremberg in the summer of 2014 and his extension will keep him at the club until the end of ...

Japan captain Hasebe mulls next club move

Soccer / World Cup May 25, 2016

Japan captain Hasebe mulls next club move

Japan captain Makoto Hasebe will take his time to decide his new club after helping Eintracht Frankfurt retain its top-flight status in the German Bundesliga. "The contract will expire and there are many possibilities," Hasebe said at Narita airport on Wednesday. "I'll sort things properly ...

Kagawa helps keep Dortmund's title hopes alive

Soccer May 1, 2016

Kagawa helps keep Dortmund's title hopes alive

Japan midfielder Shinji Kagawa scored for the second game in a row and created another for Adrian Ramos inside the first 10 minutes as Borussia Dortmund destroyed Wolfsburg 5-1 on Saturday to keep its slim Bundesliga title hopes alive. With two games left, Dortmund is ...

Soccer Oct 31, 2015

Hasebe helps halt Bayern's 10-game perfect run

Japan captain and midfielder Makoto Hasebe helped Eintracht Frankfurt end Bayern Munich's season-opening winning streak at 10 games after his team held the defending champions to a scoreless draw on Friday in the Bundesliga. "It's positive we've managed to keep a clean sheet. Everyone kept ...