Focus on Shinji Kagawa

Asia looks to Anfield for Kagawa

August 31, 2013
By John Duerden
Borussia Dortmund can match Manchester United on the pitch, off it, there is a long way to go. If Shinji Kagawa sat on the bench for a couple of games in Germany, outside the Ruhr and Japan, few would notice. When it happens at Old Trafford, the world sits up. Cheeky expressions of interest in the player have come from Spain and Dortmund fans have launched a 'Free Shinji' campaign. And heck, it comes to something when even the Korean and Chinese media are wondering why the Japanese star is not playing ...

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