Soccer Feb 27, 2016

Haraguchi helps Hertha Berlin blank Cologne

Genki Haraguchi had a hand in Hertha Berlin's 1-0 away win at Cologne on Friday as his side secured its first win of the year to retain the Bundesliga's third spot. Starting as the left attacking midfielder, Haraguchi's layoff outside the box found Salomon Kalou ...

Haraguchi ends Hertha wait

Soccer Feb 11, 2016

Haraguchi ends Hertha wait

Genki Haraguchi scored a superb match-winner as Hertha Berlin beat second-division Heidenheim 3-2 to reach the German Cup semifinals for the first time in 35 years on Wednesday. With Hertha leading 2-1, Haraguchi cut in from the left and bamboozled three defenders inside the box ...

Japan trounces Iraq in friendly

Soccer Jun 11, 2015

Japan trounces Iraq in friendly

by Andrew McKirdy

Japan warmed up for the start of its 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign with a ruthless 4-0 win over Iraq in a friendly on Thursday night. Keisuke Honda and Tomoaki Makino put Japan two goals ahead within the opening 10 minutes at Nissan Stadium, before ...