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SHINJI OKAZAKI

Japan Times
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.
Japan Times
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.
Japan Times
SOCCER
Jun 29, 2015
Okazaki confident of success with Leicester
Japan forward Shinji Okazaki is convinced he can succeed in the Premier League because the sky is the limit for his game.
SOCCER
Jun 27, 2015
Okazaki joins Leicester City
English Premier League club Leicester City on Friday announced the signing of Japan international striker Shinji Okazaki, subject to a work permit and international clearance.
Japan Times
SOCCER / World cup
Jun 16, 2015
Japan held to scoreless draw by 154th-ranked Singapore
Japan got its 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign off to an embarrassing start after being held to a 0-0 home draw by Singapore on Tuesday.
Japan Times
SOCCER
Mar 27, 2015
Japan strikes twice in second half against Tunisia
Shinji Okazaki and Keisuke Honda struck in the second half to give Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic a 2-0 win over Tunisia in his debut on Friday.
Japan Times
SOCCER
Mar 8, 2015
Okazaki ends goal drought to earn Mainz draw
Japan striker Shinji Okazaki scored his first goal in 10 matches to earn Mainz a 2-2 draw at home to Borussia Monchengladbach in the German first division on Saturday.
Japan Times
SOCCER
Jan 10, 2015
Report: Mainz rejects Leicester bid for Okazaki
Mainz has turned down an offer from English Premier League club Leicester City for Japan international striker Shinji Okazaki, according to a report on Friday in the online edition of Allgemeine Zeitung.
Japan Times
SOCCER / World cup
Nov 18, 2014
Japan scores two second-half goals in triumph over Australia
Japan underlined its Asian Cup title credentials as the defending champion registered a 2-1 win over Australia in the final warm-up for both teams ahead of the continental championship to be held Down Under in January.
Japan Times
SOCCER
Mar 24, 2013
Japan struggles past Canada in friendly
Manchester United midfielder Shinji Kagawa admitted there were lessons to be learned on Friday after Japan overcame a spirited Canada 2-1 in its last warmup before Tuesday's crucial World Cup qualifier away to Jordan.
Japan Times
SOCCER
Feb 7, 2013
Okazaki strikes twice as Japan rolls over Latvia
Shinji Okazaki struck twice as Japan made a winning start to 2013 with a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Latvia on Wednesday.

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