Haraguchi says Brighton move still up in air

Soccer Jul 5, 2017

Haraguchi says Brighton move still up in air

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 ...

Soccer May 22, 2017

Report: Promoted Brighton chasing Haraguchi

Brighton & Hove Albion is chasing Hertha Berlin's Japan attacker Genki Haraguchi as it prepares for its return to the English top flight next season, German sports magazine Kicker reported Monday. Hertha has been trying to tie Haraguchi down to a new contract with his ...

Haraguchi scores first goal of season in Hertha win

Soccer Feb 5, 2017

Haraguchi scores first goal of season in Hertha win

Japan attacker Genki Haraguchi scored just a minute into the game to open his season's account as Hertha Berlin edged past Ingolstadt 1-0 at home in the Bundesliga on Saturday. Haraguchi netted with his first touch as Salomon Kalou capitalized on a poor control from ...

Haraguchi sparkles as Hertha beats Ingolstadt

Soccer Sep 11, 2016

Haraguchi sparkles as Hertha beats Ingolstadt

Genki Haraguchi put in a man-of-the-match performance, setting up both goals as Hertha Berlin won 2-0 away to Ingolstadt on Saturday to make it two out of two in the new German Bundesliga season. The 25-year-old attacker, who scored the opening header in Japan's 2-0 ...

Kagawa plays central role as Dortmund beats Berlin

Soccer Apr 21, 2016

Kagawa plays central role as Dortmund beats Berlin

Shinji Kagawa had a hand in all three of his team's goals as Borussia Dortmund whipped Genki Haraguchi and Hertha Berlin 3-0 in the semifinals of the German Cup on Wednesday night. Gonzalo Castro, Marco Reus and Henrikh Mkhitaryan were all on target to ensure ...

Soccer Apr 9, 2016

Kiyotake provides assist for Hannover in 2-2 draw

Hiroshi Kiyotake set up a goal but was unable to help struggling Hannover secure maximum points as it drew 2-2 away to Genki Haraguchi's Hertha Berlin on Friday in the Bundesliga. Trailing Vedad Ibisevic's third-minute opener, Kiyotake received a back-heel from Manuel Schmiedebach outside the ...

Japan clobbers Syria with late onslaught

Soccer Mar 29, 2016

Japan clobbers Syria with late onslaught

by Andrew McKirdy

Japan finished top of its 2018 World Cup second-round qualifying group without conceding a single goal after beating closest challenger Syria 5-0 on Tuesday night. Japan, which had already booked its place in the 12-team final round heading into the game at Saitama Stadium, took ...