Hanover welcomes new signing Yamaguchi

Soccer Jan 5, 2016

Hanover welcomes new signing Yamaguchi

On a freezing, snowy day, former Cerezo Osaka midfielder Hotaru Yamaguchi was introduced to the German media on Tuesday by his new Bundesliga club, Hannover. "I felt at the (2014) World Cup that as an individual, I was lacking strength and from that point I ...

Soccer Dec 18, 2015

Hanover makes bid for Cerezo's Yamaguchi

Bundesliga side Hanover has made an official offer for Japan and Cerezo Osaka midfielder Hotaru Yamaguchi, a team executive revealed Friday. "We would like to persuade him to stay," the executive said of the 25-year-old, who has already left for Germany and is expected to ...

Soccer / J. League Sep 27, 2014

Yamaguchi out for rest of season

Cerezo Osaka captain and World Cup midfielder Hotaru Yamaguchi has undergone knee surgery and will miss the remainder of the season, the J. League first-division club said Saturday. The 23-year-old Yamaguchi damaged the meniscus in his right knee during a 0-0 draw at home to ...

Soccer / J. League Aug 10, 2014

Cerezo midfielder Yamaguchi sidelined with knee injury

Cerezo Osaka's Japan international midfielder Hotaru Yamaguchi will be out of action for six weeks with a knee injury, the J. League first division club said on Sunday. The 23-year-old Yamaguchi was substituted for the first time this season after he damaged meniscus in his ...