Can the thoughts of Japanese national team coach Hajime Moriyasu, who undermined the Scottish league, change?
Japanese media ‘Football Zone’ reported on the 3rd (Korean time), “Director Ange Postecoglu hopes for a Celtic meeting with coach Moriyas.”
For the first time since the 2022 World Cup in Qatar,온라인바카라 coach Moriyasu summoned the Japanese national team for an A-match in March. Kyogo Furuhashi was the person who received attention in this convocation list.
Furuhashi, who scored 20 goals and 2 assists in 28 league appearances for Celtic this season, is fully demonstrating his outstanding ability in the Scottish league, enough to play as a striker in the Japanese national team.
However, there was no place for Furuhashi in Moriyasu’s plan. The bigger problem was the reason director Moriyasu revealed. Regarding his decision not to select Furuhashi, he said that he “considered the level of the league.”
The Scottish league, excluding Celtic and Rangers, is not that high, so it can be interpreted as meaning that Furuhashi’s goal record was not taken seriously. Scotland The football world was turned upside down by coach Moriyasu’s remarks.In
the midst of this, coach Postecoglu strongly expressed the opinion that Moriyasu should visit Celtic and watch Furuhashi’s game in person during his upcoming European tour.Football Zone is a Scottish
media Quoting a report from the ‘Daily Record’, “Apart from the fact that Furuhashi was not summoned, the fact that the manager mentioned the level of the player’s league has become a hot topic in Scotland. Furuhashi, who remained in the team, was impatient, and Manager Postecoglu felt discouraged behind his smile.”
So, while Moriyas was touring Europe to check on foreign players, Manager Postecoglu visited Celtic himself to watch the game and confidently It seems that he has openly expressed his desire to talk with him.
According to the report, Postecoglu said, “I have met Moriyasu, and other officials of the Japanese national team have been here before. Other coaches have also come, and I think Jurgen Klinsmann will also come. We are looking forward to whoever comes. It is a welcoming club.”
“It’s nothing special. I’ve known Moriyasu since I was in Japan, and I really want to meet him,” he urged Director Moriyasu to visit. Postecoglu has a career in the J-League, leading Yokohama Marinos from 2018 to 2021.
Postecoglu also praised Furuhashi’s attitude, saying, “He has taken dropping out of the national team as a new motivation. He will put on great performances and goals for Celtic, and I think that is the best way to return to the national team.”
On the other hand, the media expressed anticipation of what kind of story would come and go if the meeting between the two was decided, saying, “What can director Moriyas say when he meets director Postecoglu?”
With the new start for the 2026 World Cup in North and Central America, coach Moriyas, who is about to visit Europe, decides to visit Celtic, and attention is focusing on whether he can change the bad perception he has had in the Scottish league.