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Frankfurt’s Hasebe reaches 300-game milestone in Germany

Former captain of the Japan national team Makoto Hasebe hit the 300-game milestone on Wednesday in the German first Division although it ended in a loss as Koln came from two goals down to beat Eintracht Frankfurt 4:2 away from home. Hasebe, 35, who plays as a defensive midfielder, and in his 13th season in the Bundesliga had little cause for celebration of the milestone achievement as the home side let a 2 goal lead at half-time slip. “I wanted those three points more than an individual record. It’s disappointing,” Hasebe said. “I think it’s some kind of message that I’m facing a test at a significant time like this.” GET THE LATEST FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS FOR TODAY Live Football Streaming Over 1.5 Goals predictions for today BTTS Tips for today Meanwhile, Eintracht F...

Keisuke Honda joins Vitesse till the end of the season

Former Japan international Keisuke Honda has made a move to Eredivisie side Vitesse Arnhem on a contract that runs till the end of the season, the club announced on Wednesday. Honda left Australian side Melbourne Victory at the end of last season and has been training with Vitesse since the end of October. In a statement, he hopes that fans in the Netherlands remember him from his playing days at VVV-Venlo in a move he made from J. League side Nagoya Grampus in 2008. ALSO READ Arsene Wenger is ready to talk to Bayern Munich Mount – Chelsea are ready to win trophies Aaron Ramsey apologizes to Ronaldo after denying him Juve goal Vitesse disclosed that Honda is waiting for clearance on a work permit and is expected to join after the international break. Honda, 33, has pla...