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Shinji OKAZAKI

Shinji OKAZAKI

JPN
  • Date of Birth: 16 April 1986
  • Height: 174 cm
  • Shirt number: 9
  • Position: Forward
  • Current club: FSV Mainz 05 (GER)
  • International Caps: 79
  • International Goals: 39
  • First international: Japan - United Arab Emirates (9 October 2008)

Shinji Okazaki's quick acceleration, high work-rate and tenacity have shades of German legend Gerd Muller - as does his ability to regularly find the net. 

  • Late goals salvage draws in Germany

    Late goals salvage draws in Germany

    Christoph Kramer saved a point for Borussia Monchengladbach with his 90th-minute goal against Stuttgart to finish 1-1, while Paderborn nearly had a dream start to their first German Bundesliga campaign but Koo Ja-cheol's last-gasp penalty brought Mainz level at 2-2.

  • Lyon in comfortable win, Hull draw

    Lyon in comfortable win, Hull draw

    Lyon claimed a comfortable 4-1 victory over Mlada Boleslav in the first leg of their UEFA Europa League third qualifying round match, while Hull had to settle for a goalless draw in their debut against Slovakia's AS Trencin.

Statistics

8.13
Matches Played3
Minutes Played270
Goals for2
Yellow cards0
Red Cards0

All Time Statistics

FIFA World Cup™ Final - 2010
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421110000
FIFA Confederations Cup - 2013
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300320000
Olympic Football Tournament Final - 2008
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300300000
FIFA World Cup™ Qualifier - 2010, 2014
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21116490000

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