Fellow Hyunkyu Oh’ Maeda leaves the Japanese national team ahead of the Colombia match… Knee injury
Oh Hyun-gyu’s teammate Daizen Maeda (Celtic) has withdrawn from the Japanese national team due to injury.
On the 26th, the Japan Football Association (JFA) officially announced that Maeda would withdraw from the national team due to a knee injury. There is no alternative appointment.
Maeda injured his left knee in a league match against Hearts on the 9th. He has since joined the national team, but it is said that he is not in the physical condition to play.스포츠토토 He also kept the bench in the Kirin Cup friendly match between Japan and Uruguay (1-1 draw) on the 24th.
The Japanese national team will play a friendly against Colombia on the 28th. He seems to have decided to get off, deciding that by then he would not be able to fully recover.
Maeda is active as Celtic’s main striker. He appeared in 27 league games, scoring 7 goals and 5 assists. He also attracted attention by leading Japan to the round of 16 at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.