Soccer Oct 3, 2018

Yosuke Ideguchi out with knee ligament injury

Greuther Fuerth midfielder Yosuke Ideguchi has been diagnosed with ligament damage to his right knee, the German second-division side said Tuesday. The 22-year old sustained the posterior cruciate ligament injury in a 1-0 away win over Dresden Dynamo on Sept. 30 and left the pitch ...

Soccer Sep 16, 2018

Yosuke Ideguchi nets in Greuther Fuerth debut

Japanese midfielder Yosuke Ideguchi made his first start in the Bundesliga second division and netted for Greuther Fuerth in their 4-1 win over Holstein Kiel on Saturday. Ideguchi, who moved to the German second-tier club on loan from Leeds United late last month, notched the ...

Halilhodzic reveals roster for upcoming friendlies

Soccer Mar 15, 2018

Halilhodzic reveals roster for upcoming friendlies

by Andrew McKirdy

National team manager Vahid Halilhodzic on Thursday warned World Cup qualifying heroes Takuma Asano and Yosuke Ideguchi to force their way onto their club teams or risk missing out on this summer's tournament in Russia as he named his squad for two friendly matches ...

Soccer / J. League Jan 4, 2018

Tosu's Yohei Toyoda moves to Ulsan Hyundai on loan

Sagan Tosu striker Yohei Toyoda has signed a one-year loan deal with Ulsan Hyundai, the J. League team announced Thursday. The 32-year-old former Japan international, who has been capped eight times for his country over his 14-year career, will play for the South Korean club ...

Gamba Osaka's Yosuke Ideguchi set to move to Leeds United

Soccer / J. League Dec 29, 2017

Gamba Osaka's Yosuke Ideguchi set to move to Leeds United

Gamba Osaka have reached a basic agreement with English second-tier club Leeds United to enable Japan international midfielder Yosuke Ideguchi to move to the Championship side, a team official said Friday. The 21-year-old Ideguchi will join Leeds this winter, but may be sent on loan ...

Japan midfielder Yosuke Ideguchi set to join Leeds United: report

Soccer Dec 12, 2017

Japan midfielder Yosuke Ideguchi set to join Leeds United: report

Japan international midfielder Yosuke Ideguchi is set to join English second-tier club Leeds United from Gamba Osaka on a deal worth about £500,000, according to a report published Monday on the BBC's website. Ideguchi will join the Championship side in January, but will be sent ...

Ideguchi vows to keep improving

Soccer / World Cup Sep 4, 2017

Ideguchi vows to keep improving

by Gus Fielding

Man of the moment Yosuke Ideguchi is refusing to get carried away by his heroics against Australia, but hopes to get another chance to shine by retaining his place in the starting lineup for Japan's final World Cup qualifier away to Saudi Arabia on ...

Soccer / J. League Dec 7, 2016

Gamba's Ideguchi named J. League's top rookie

Gamba Osaka midfielder Yosuke Ideguchi was named the J. League's Best Young Player of the season Wednesday. The 20-year-old Ideguchi is the second Gamba player to win the honor after Takashi Usami in 2010. Ideguchi also won the New Hero Award of the Levain Cup, ...

New boy Ideguchi looking to make impact for Japan

Soccer Nov 6, 2016

New boy Ideguchi looking to make impact for Japan

by Gus Fielding

Gamba Osaka midfielder Yosuke Ideguchi is hoping to vindicate Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic's handing him his first crack at the national team for Friday's friendly against Oman and a crunch World Cup qualifier against Saudi Arabia next week in Saitama. The Rio Olympian was called ...