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Japan Ace Marcus Tulio Tanaka Set For The Latics

Japan Ace Marcus Tulio Tanaka Set For The Latics


Wigan Athletic are being linked with Japan international defender Marcus Tulio Tanaka who currently plays in the J-League with Urawa Red Diamonds according to several reports in the Far East.

The 28 year old Brazil born defender is reported as saying that he has received a few offers from clubs in Europe and the Middle East with terms similar to what he is currently on at Urawa Reds.

The 30 capped international says he will speak to his agent and decide his future by 25th November, he is currently on international duty with Japan in Hong Kong, speaking to Nikkan Sports Tanaka said: 'The European and Middle East sides have presented me with terms equal to what I get now'

'I want to consult with my agent and make up my mind by 25th November after returning to Japan.

'I love Urawa Reds. This feeling of mine will never change if I leave the team. I love the supporters from the bottom of my heart. But I also want to care about my football life.'


Urawa Reds club spokeswoman Naoko Arai said: 'We are negotiating with him in all sincerity after making an offer to him.'

Tanaka has made 150 appearances for Urawa Reds scoring an impressive 45 goals in 5 years at the club; he has also scored 6 times for Japan. Along with the Latics Dutch side Feyenoord and un-named clubs from Spain and Portugal are also monitoring the situation closely.

A bit of footage of Marcus Tulio Tanaka




The Latics Hit 2000 Points Milestone

Wigan Athletic achieved their 2000th point as a league club in the 1-1 draw with Fulham

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Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Tuesday November 17 2009
Time: 11:14AM

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Play him up front with that strike rate!!!
worbo
17/11/2009 11:20:00
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A defender who can pop in the goals. Interesting
Cazwick
17/11/2009 20:23:00
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japanese paul scharner! I have been reading up on this guy, sounds like a very interesting player, he is super comfortable on the ball and loves bringing it forward into play and acting as a playmaker from CB i.e. an old school ball playing sweeper type. Provocative!
avantsweater
17/11/2009 23:24:00
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He's half brazilian!
avantsweater
18/11/2009 15:22:00
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