It seems that Andres Iniesta his career continues in Japan.
Spanish media report that the midfielder Wednesday has departed to sign a contract with Vissel Kobe. He would be Thursday already presented.
Iniesta played Sunday, his last game for FC Barcelona. The gifted midfielder was sixteen seasons asset for the Catalan club and won this season for the ninth time the championship title with Barça. The 34-year-old Iniesta won also six times the Spanish cup, four times the Champions League and three times in the world cup for clubs. In 2010, he shot Spain to the world title in the final of the world cup in South Africa against Orange. Iniesta is also there again this summer at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Russia.
There already exists a link between Vissel Kobe and Barcelona. Owner Hiroshi Mikitani of the Japanese club is also the director of the internet company Rakuten, the main sponsor of Barcelona.
Mike Havenaar, a former striker of Vitesse and ADO Den Haag, in the past also for Vissel Kobe.