Tag: Takuma Asano

Takuma Asano after scoring on his debut for Partizan Belgrade on Thursday, 8th August 2019. (Photo via News.cn)

Video: Striker Arsenal sold for £1m this summer scores on debut for new club

Takuma Asano scored on his debut for Partizan Belgrade on Thursday, after completing a £1m move to the Serbian club from Arsenal this summer.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - JANUARY 26: Takuma Asano of Hannover seen from the back during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and Hannover 96 at the Signal Iduna Park on January 26, 2019 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Jörg Schüler/Getty Images)

Arsenal announce 24-year-old's departure

Arsenal have finally got around to announcing Takuma Asano's departure from the club even though his move was complete before the end of July.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - JANUARY 26: Takuma Asano of Hannover seen from the back during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and Hannover 96 at the Signal Iduna Park on January 26, 2019 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Jörg Schüler/Getty Images)

Arsenal finally sell 24-year-old

Takuma Asano has finally left Arsenal on a permanent deal.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - JANUARY 26: Takuma Asano of Hannover reacts after their loss during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and Hannover 96 at the Signal Iduna Park on January 26, 2019 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Jörg Schüler/Getty Images)

‘Frustrating’ & ‘difficult’: Arsenal loanee speaks out

Takuma Asano admits his 18/19 season was 'frustrating' and 'difficult' as people wonder why on earth Arsenal still have him listed as a first-team player.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - JANUARY 26: Takuma Asano of Hannover seen from the back during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and Hannover 96 at the Signal Iduna Park on January 26, 2019 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Jörg Schüler/Getty Images)

Club confirm they won't activate option to buy: Sending star back to Arsenal

Takuma Asano is set to return to Arsenal this summer, after Hannover 96 decided against activating the forward's option to buy in his one-year loan deal.
Emi Martinez makes save for Reading against Aston Villa (Photo via Twitter / EmiMartinezz1)

From Reiss Nelson to Emi Martinez: Arsenal loan ratings for 2018/19

With the season coming to a close, let's have a look at how all of Arsenal's loanees have done in 2018/19.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - JANUARY 26: Takuma Asano of Hannover seen from the back during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and Hannover 96 at the Signal Iduna Park on January 26, 2019 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Jörg Schüler/Getty Images)

Arsenal ‘not amused’ with Hannover, legal action could be pursued

Arsenal are reportedly 'not amused' with the behaviour of Hannover 96 in relation to Takuma Asano and a German labour law expert believes the player has a case for legal action against both clubs.

12 players could leave Arsenal in 3 months

This summer looks like it will be a busy one for the club as Unai Emery finally gets a chance to make his mark on the squad.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - JANUARY 26: Takuma Asano of Hannover seen from the back during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and Hannover 96 at the Signal Iduna Park on January 26, 2019 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Jörg Schüler/Getty Images)

Hannover give order not to select Arsenal loanee again

Hannover 96 sports chief Horst Hedt has banned his team from playing Takuma Asano again this season because if they do they will have to pay Arsenal €3m to sign him permanently.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - JANUARY 26: Takuma Asano of Hannover reacts after their loss during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and Hannover 96 at the Signal Iduna Park on January 26, 2019 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Jörg Schüler/Getty Images)

Club tell Arsenal they plan to exclude loan forward until end of season

Hannover 96 are planning to exclude Takuma Asano from their matchday squads for the rest of the season to avoid having to pay his purchase clause, according to reports.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - JANUARY 26: Takuma Asano of Hannover seen from the back during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and Hannover 96 at the Signal Iduna Park on January 26, 2019 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Jörg Schüler/Getty Images)

Arsenal must sell this loan star in the summer

Takuma Asano has had another disappointing loan in Germany this season, which must now spell the end of his Arsenal career for good.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - JANUARY 26: Takuma Asano of Hannover reacts after their loss during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and Hannover 96 at the Signal Iduna Park on January 26, 2019 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Jörg Schüler/Getty Images)

Germans have €3m option to buy Arsenal 24-year-old this summer

Hannover 96 can buy Takuma Asano for €3m in the summer according to a report from Germany.

13 players named to leave Arsenal, how many did?

This summer looks like it will be a busy one for the club as Arsenal try to get back to winning ways in the Premier League.
Reiss Nelson for Hoffenheim via Twitter

Watch: All goals and assists by Arsenal loanees this season

For those who haven't been closely following Arsenal's loanees this season, it might interest you to take a look at all of their goals and assists for the campaign so far.
WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - DECEMBER 08: Reiss Nelson of Hoffenheim (L) fights for the ball with Maximilian Arnold of Wolfsburg during the Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim at Volkswagen Arena on December 8, 2018 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Selim Sudheimer/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Bielik to Nelson: Arsenal loanee player ratings for 2018/19 so far

Six months into the season, let's have a look at how each of Arsenal's loanees is doing so far.
HANOVER, GERMANY - OCTOBER 30: Jerome Roussillon (L) and John Anthony Brooks of Wolfsburg tackle Takuma Asano (C) of Hannover during the DFB Cup match between Hannover 96 and VfL Wolfsburg at HDI-Arena on October 30, 2018 in Hanover, Germany. (Photo by Thomas Starke/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal forward named in squad for AFC Asian Cup in January

Takuma Asano has been named in Japan's squad for the AFC Asian Cup, a fact which loan club Hannover 96 aren't too happy about.
WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - DECEMBER 08: Reiss Nelson of Hoffenheim (L) fights for the ball with Maximilian Arnold of Wolfsburg during the Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim at Volkswagen Arena on December 8, 2018 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Selim Sudheimer/Bongarts/Getty Images)

From Asano to Nelson: Arsenal loanee player ratings for 2018/19 so far

Four months into the season, Arsenal's loanees have had time to settle at their temporary clubs, so let's have a look at how each of them is doing.
HANOVER, GERMANY - OCTOBER 30: Jerome Roussillon (L) and John Anthony Brooks of Wolfsburg tackle Takuma Asano (C) of Hannover during the DFB Cup match between Hannover 96 and VfL Wolfsburg at HDI-Arena on October 30, 2018 in Hanover, Germany. (Photo by Thomas Starke/Bongarts/Getty Images)

From 'regular' to 'guest': German media slates Arsenal forward

The German media are starting to become critical of Takuma Asano's loan spell so far, as the Japanese international continues to struggle to make an impact for Hannover 96.
Reiss Nelson for Hoffenheim via Twitter

From Nelson to Nwakali: Arsenal loanee player ratings for 2018/19 so far

A few months into the season, Arsenal's loanees have had a bit of time to settle at their temporary clubs, so let's have a look at how each of them is doing.

Worrying signs as Arsenal loan duo start 1 match in over a month

Takuma Asano and Kelechi Nwakali are struggling to get games with their temporary clubs at the moment, leading to more questions over Arsenal's loan system.

Arsenal forward suffers injury

Takuma Asano only lasted 13 minutes of Hannover's win over former club Stuttgart on Saturday, after picking up an injury early on in the match.

Video: Arsenal loanee wows fans with eye-catching double save

Matt Macey made an impressive double save as one of two Arsenal loanees to feature over the weekend, but both were on the losing side on this occasion.
NARASHINO, JAPAN - MAY 21: Takuma Asano of Japan in action during a Japan training session at Akitsu Football Field on May 21, 2018 in Narashino, Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Arsenal forward blamed by the media after they spot mistake leading to goal

Takuma Asano is getting some stick from the German media after a mistake allowing RB Leipzig to score against Hannover 96 over the weekend.
LEICESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 11: Gareth Southgate, Manager of England embraces Danny Welbeck of England as he is substituted during the international friendly match between England and Switzerland at The King Power Stadium on September 11, 2018 in Leicester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Arsenal striker trashed in player ratings as under-fire midfielder is hailed

Danny Welbeck received a 5.5 for his performance against Switzerland on Tuesday night as Granit Xhaka was hailed by Arsenal fans after an impressive performance.
NARASHINO, JAPAN - MAY 21: Takuma Asano of Japan in action during a Japan training session at Akitsu Football Field on May 21, 2018 in Narashino, Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Asano pays emotional tribute to victims after earthquake forces Japan-Chile match cancellation

Takuma Asano has paid tribute to those affected by an earthquake in Japan, which forced his country to cancel an international friendly against Chile scheduled for this Friday.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 12: Krystain Bielik during the Arsenal Training Session at at Koragah Oval on July 12, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Arsenal 20-year-old catches the eye playing in new position: Loan watch

All six Arsenal loanees featured for their temporary clubs over the weekend, to varying degrees of success.
NARASHINO, JAPAN - MAY 21: Takuma Asano of Japan in action during a Japan training session at Akitsu Football Field on May 21, 2018 in Narashino, Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Forgotten Arsenal forward scores 7th goal in 8 games for loan club [Video]

Takuma Asano is carrying his pre-season form into the competitive matches for Hannover 96, scoring and winning a penalty in his first serious game for the club.
NARASHINO, JAPAN - MAY 21: Takuma Asano of Japan in action during a Japan training session at Akitsu Football Field on May 21, 2018 in Narashino, Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Updated FIFA world rankings likely to stop Arsenal man receiving work permit

Takuma Asano's struggles to obtain a work permit to play for Arsenal are likely to continue, after FIFA released their updated world rankings on Thursday.
NARASHINO, JAPAN - MAY 21: Takuma Asano of Japan in action during a Japan training session at Akitsu Football Field on May 21, 2018 in Narashino, Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Arsenal forward on fire in pre-season: Scoring for fun with loan club

Takuma Asano is on fire in pre-season, and scored yet another goal, against Athletic Bilbao on Saturday, to keep his run going.
NARASHINO, JAPAN - MAY 21: Takuma Asano of Japan in action during a Japan training session at Akitsu Football Field on May 21, 2018 in Narashino, Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Video: Forgotten Arsenal forward scores twice and assists once on loan debut

Takuma Asano has made a strong start to life with Hannover 96, impressing coaches and making a goalscoring debut in pre-season.
NARASHINO, JAPAN - MAY 21: Takuma Asano of Japan in action during a Japan training session at Akitsu Football Field on May 21, 2018 in Narashino, Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Arsenal forward impresses coaches with convincing performances in training

With the new season not too far away, we'll be keeping our usual eye on how Arsenal's loan stars are doing with their temporary clubs, and right now Takuma Asano is making a positive start.

Arsenal youngster expected to get surprise emergency World Cup call

Takuma Asano could get an unlikely call up to the Japan squad to replace Shinji Okazaki who picked up a calf injury.

Arsenal star dropped from final World Cup squad despite making preliminary list

Takuma Asano is one of four Japanese players to find out today he won't be part of their final World Cup squad this summer.

23-year-old speaks after Arsenal complete deal for his transfer

Takuma Asano says he's happy to join Hannover 96 on loan for the coming season, and eager to repay the club's confidence in him.

Official: Arsenal complete deal for 23-year-old forward

Hannover 96 have announced they're going to take Takuma Asano on loan for the 2018/19 season, the 23-year-old's third campaign in Germany.

Final Ratings: All of Arsenal’s 15 loan moves in 2017/18

Now that the 2017/18 campaign has come to an end, let's take a look at how Arsenal's 15 loanees got on with their temporary clubs this season.

Arsenal set to announce first deal of the summer as president confirms move

Arsenal are set to loan Takuma Asano to Bundesliga club Hannover 96, after the Japanese International struggled to make an impact at fellow German club VfB Stuttgart.
Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)

Rated: All 15 Arsenal loan moves this season

In total, Arsenal sent 15 players on loan this season between the summer and January windows, so let's take a look at how those spells are going for each of them.
Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)

Arsenal forward finally ends 18-match goal drought

Lucas Perez and Chuba Akpom both scored this weekend, but only six of Arsenal's 15 loanees featured for their current clubs.
Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)

Video: Arsenal loanee provides key assist

Lucas Perez provided an assist but added another game to his goal drought, as seven Arsenal loanees featured over the weekend.