Okazaki heads to Leicester unfazed by manager's dismissal

Soccer Jul 6, 2015

Okazaki heads to Leicester unfazed by manager's dismissal

Japan striker Shinji Okazaki left for England to join Leicester City on Monday, saying he believes the uncertainty at the Premier League club following the firing of the manager who signed him from Mainz will only serve to make him a stronger player. Okazaki signed ...

Okazaki's Leicester sacks manager Pearson

Soccer Jul 1, 2015

Okazaki's Leicester sacks manager Pearson

English Premier League club Leicester City on Tuesday announced the dismissal of manager Nigel Pearson just days after signing Japan international striker Shinji Okazaki from Mainz. "The board of directors recognizes the success Nigel has helped to bring to Leicester City. However, it has become ...