Since I don't speak/read/understand Japanese, it's very easy for me to blissfully run through life, thinking that all is okay in the Japanese soccer world.
|A normal day of practice|
Source: samuraiblue.jp via Tumblr
Except I have that wonderful talent of missing out on extremely important details...
Such, I don't know...the fact that KEISUKE HONDA HURT HIS RIGHT KNEE, HAD TO WITHDRAW FROM THE TOURNAMENT AND FLEW BACK TO FRANCE... all while I happily noted how great the team looked.
|At Narita Airport Aug 31|
Then of course there's the fact that MIKE HAVENAAR WAS CALLED UP TO PLAY IN THE TOURNAMENT...while I wondered why there was a picture of him showing up in the Samurai Blue searches.
|Practice Sep 1|
|Sep 1 Press Conference|
Good luck tomorrow. I will be cheering for you.