Japanese players old and new have been lighting up the Bundesliga so far in 2015/16 - © gettyimages
Japanese players old and new have been lighting up the Bundesliga so far in 2015/16 - © gettyimages
Bundesliga

Quarterly review: Japanese jewels

Cologne - Eight Matchdays down, 26 to go. The 53rd Bundesliga season is in full swing and already a different picture is being painted to the previous campaign. Accordingly, bundesliga.com is focussing on the issues providing the brushstrokes at this early stage of the season.

Here, we put a selection of Japanese imports under the microscope...

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