Maya Yoshida

VAR could punish defenders unfairly: Southampton defender Maya Yoshida

With VAR coming into the Premier League next season, Yoshida believes defenders will be disadvantaged, especially with marginal handball calls like the one he suffered for Japan.

Mar 08, 2019, 20:37 PM IST

5th Asian Cup title would be a major step for Japan, says captain Maya Yoshida

Yoshida believes that, the success of the campaign in Russia combined with a victory over Qatar at Zayed Sports City would give the team a major profile boost back home.

Jan 31, 2019, 17:30 PM IST

Pressure comes with the territory, warns Japan skipper Maya Yoshida

Yoshida wants his young teammates to take advantage of the opportunity in the UAE to cement themselves in the Japan side.

Jan 09, 2019, 12:10 PM IST

Chelsea bid for FC Tokyo striker Yoshinori Muto

English Premier League leaders Chelsea have bid for FC Tokyo`s Japanese international striker Yoshinori Muto, the J-League side said on Thursday.

Apr 09, 2015, 12:53 PM IST

EPL: Depleted Saints bolstered by returns for Swans clash

Two of Southampton`s international brigade will ride to the rescue this weekend, affording coach Ronald Koeman much-needed relief from injury woes when his high-flyers welcome Swansea City on Sunday.

Jan 31, 2015, 08:56 AM IST

Japan`s Maya Yoshida signs new Southampton deal

Japanese international defender Maya Yoshida has agreed a new three-year deal with Southampton, the English Premier League club announced on Friday.

Jan 02, 2015, 21:51 PM IST

Southampton sweep past Everton to stop rot

Southampton drew a line under a miserable run of five successive defeats with an emphatic 3-0 Premier League victory over Everton at St Mary`s Stadium on Saturday.

Dec 20, 2014, 22:57 PM IST

Victor Wanyama sends Southampton second against 10-man Swansea

Victor Wanyama`s first Southampton goal proved enough to finally end the resistance of 10-man Swansea on Saturday as the visitors won 1-0 to go second in the Premier League.

Sep 20, 2014, 23:20 PM IST

Scoring first is key, says Japan`s Yoshida

Japan`s Maya Yoshida said Tuesday it was crucial for the Blue Samurai to score first in their do-or-die match against Greece as they go in search of a win to stay in the World Cup. 

Jun 18, 2014, 04:27 AM IST

2014 FIFA World Cup: Ivory Coast double downs Japan

Ivory Coast scored two goals in two minutes to beat Asian giants Japan 2-1 in their World Cup Group C battle on Saturday.

Jun 15, 2014, 08:37 AM IST

Hammers down Saints to ease relegation fears

West Ham eased their fears of being dragged into the relegation dogfight with a 3-1 win over Southampton on Saturday.

Feb 22, 2014, 23:27 PM IST

London Olympics 2012: Japan into men`s football semi-finals

Japan stayed on course for an Olympic football double as their men`s team joined the women`s side in reaching the tournament semi-finals following a 3-0 win over 10-man Egypt today.

Aug 04, 2012, 20:38 PM IST