ROME – Roma flies in Japan. The Giallorossi club has announced its participation in the second edition of the EUROJAPAN CUP. There Rome will take off for Japan on November 22where it will land the next day, to face the Nagoya Grampus at the Toyota Stadium on November 25, while Mourinho’s team will be busy with him on November 28 Yokohama F. Marinos at the Japan National Stadium.
“I am delighted to bring my players to Japan in November to participate in the EuroJapan Cup – said the AS Roma coach, Josè Mourinho -. I am looking forward to playing against Nagoya Grampus and Yokohoma F. Marinos, two of the best and most renowned teams in the J League. I have great memories of my previous visits to Japan and I know how much the fans of that country love football, so it is very exciting to have the opportunity to return to the country once again – and for my players to be able to challenge themselves against a football team. great opponent and in front of an extraordinary crowd “.
The return of Roma to Japan
Roma will return to Japan 18 years after the last timewhen the Far East was one of the stops on the tour organized in the summer of 2004. On that occasion the Giallorossi drew 0-0 against FC Tokyo. The one to which Roma has been invited is the second edition of the EUROJAPAN CUP. The first was held in 2019: Manchester City won it by beating one of the two opponents of the Giallorossi in this edition 3-1: Yokohama F. Marinos.
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