Japan Call For Yoshida

By SFC Media time Thu 31 Jan Club

Maya Yoshida has been named in the Japan squad for their Kirin Challenge Cup friendly against Latvia next week.

The defender is included in a 23-man squad for the game, which takes place at the Homes Stadium in Kobe on Wednesday 6th February for a 7.20pm local-time kick off.

Maya will depart for his homeland after this Saturday's game at Wigan Athletic, and return ahead of our home game against Manchester City on Saturday 9th February.

The defender joins a list of eight Southampton players to have already been called up for international games next week.

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