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 By Chris Wright

J.League go early on Fernando Torres signing for Sagan Tosu

The Japanese J.League suffered a mishap on Wednesday when their official website prematurely published an article claiming that Fernando Torres' transfer to Sagan Tosu had been completed.

The page was quickly taken down, but not before it had been captured in screenshot form and widely shared on social media.

Torres was released by Atletico Madrid recently after winning the Europa League, the first trophy the 34-year-old striker has ever won with his boyhood club.

Since then, the veteran has been...

 By John Duerden

Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta's arrival a massive boost for J.League and Asia

The saga of where Andres Iniesta will go next is officially over. Not China, Australia or the Middle East (like former Barcelona teammate Xavi) but Japan. The J.League is now home to one of the best players in the world and Vissel Kobe are once again showing their ambition to move from a middling Japanese team to the best in Asia.

It is only a matter of time before the 2010 World Cup winner slides the ball through a packed Japanese defence for 2014 champion Lukas Podolski to score a goal for the...


Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta joins Japanese side Vissel Kobe

After Andres Iniesta's last game for Barca, the FC crew assess his place among Spain's greats and whether he can go out on top at the World Cup.
After 22 years with Barcelona, an emotional Andres Iniesta exits the Camp Nou pitch for the final time.
Players, coaches and legends from around the world of football pay tribute to Andres Iniesta as he leaves Barcelona after a storied career.

Andres Iniesta completed his move to Japanese club Vissel Kobe on Thursday, just days after leaving Barcelona.

The Spain playmaker left the Spanish champions at the end of last week after more than 20 years at the club.

Iniesta, 34, moves for an undisclosed fee and signed a contract that a club release says will keep him at the club for "multiple years."

"For me, this is a very special day," he said. "This is an important challenge for my career. My family are here with me, too, and they're very...

 By PA Sport

Ex-Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta hints that he's joining Japan's Vissel Kobe

After Andres Iniesta's last game for Barca, the FC crew assess his place among Spain's greats and whether he can go out on top at the World Cup.

Andres Iniesta has hinted that he's set to join Japanese side Vissel Kobe.

The 34-year-old playmaker left Barcelona at the end of the Spanish season after more than 20 years at the club and sources told ESPN's Jordi Blanco last month that he would sign with J1 League club.

Iniesta wrote on Instagram on Wednesday: "Heading to my new home, with my friend @hiroshi.mikitani."

In the accompanying picture, Iniesta is shown on an aeroplane locking hands with Hiroshi Mikitani, who owns Vissel...


Barcelona's Andres Iniesta set to join Vissel Kobe in Japan - sources

As Andres Iniesta prepares for his 38th and final El Clasico, take a look back at his impact on Spain's biggest derby.
Andres Iniesta was brought to tears as he announced he will be leaving Barcelona at the end of the season after 22 years with the club.
The adjectives to describe Andres Iniesta's 22-year career with Barcelona are endless as he announces he'll leave the club at the end of the season.

Andres Iniesta has reached an agreement to sign with Japan's Vissel Kobe, sources have confirmed to ESPN's Jordi Blanco.

Spanish outlet Cadena Ser were the first to report the agreement between Iniesta and the J-League club. According ESPN's sources, the 33-year-old will sign a three-year deal with an annual salary of $30 million.

Hiroshi Mikitani, owner of Vissel Kobe, is also the CEO of Barcelona's main sponsor Rakuten. His participation in the negotiations with Iniesta would have been a pivotal...