Ideguchi was named in the 35 man preliminary squad by Japan manager Akira Nishino after being dropped for the last set of friendlies.
This isn’t the final list, which will be released on 31 May, but he’s still got a chance to go to the World Cup. He’ll be plenty rested at least.
On to the links.
Leeds United Links
Leeds make agreement with Chinese Academy. [Through It All Together]
Season Grade for Hadi Sacko. [Through It All Together]
England and English Football Links
Sven-Goran Eriksson thinks that the England national team will be tired during the World Cup. [BBC.com]
Exeter City punched their ticket to Wembley, beating Lincoln City 3-1 in the second leg of their League 2 playoff semifinal. [BBC.com]
World Football Links
A look at Santos Laguna’s Gallito Vazquez and how he’s not letting a snub from the national team get him down ahead of the 2018 Clausura final. [ESPN.com]