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Tuesday, 3 July 2018

Japanese star Honda retires after Samurai crash out of World Cup



Midfielder Keisuke Honda has announced his retirement from international football after Japan crashed out of the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Japan sadly lost 3-2 to Belgium who will now face Brazil in the quarter-finals of the tournament.

The 32-year-old came off the bench late in the last-16 clash with Roberto Martinez's side,but was unable to prevent his side from slipping to an agonising 3-2 loss.

Now, Honda has announced his exit from the international stage of football.

"Today we showed how we can proceed as Japanese football.

“I am concluding my career in the national team. I am happy, because we have a lot of good young players, and now it is their turn to write the history of Japanese football,” Honda, told journalists.

The 32-year-old made his International football debut for the national team in 2008.

The Former CSKA player scored 37 goals in 98 appearances for his country.


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