Just Who Is Javier Aguirre, New Manager of Japan’s Nat’l Football Team?
July 28th, 2014
An open secret for the past month, the JFA have finally confirmed that Javier Aguirre is the man they have chosen to replace Alberto Zaccheroni as the new manager of the Japanese national football team. By Matthew Hernon The appointment of the Mexican has hardly set pulses racing amongst fans of the Samurai Blue; however, …
It’s All Over, Samurai Blue: Japan Examines Poor World Cup Showing
June 27th, 2014
Alberto Zaccheroni has decided to step down as Japan manager after a disappointing World Cup campaign that saw them pick up just one point from their three games. In the end they were outclassed by one of the strongest teams in the tournament in Colombia, though in truth the damage had already been done in …