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 (ō-kä′zä-kē, ō′kə-zä′kē)
A city of southern Honshu, Japan, southeast of Nagoya. It is an industrial center.
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(ˈɔ kɑˈzɑ ki)

a city on S central Honshu, in central Japan. 307,000.
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BRENDAN RODGERS claimed sentiment did not come into his decision to bring on Leicester heroes Danny Simpson and Shinji Okazaki against Chelsea.
" As a result of Schofield's move, Town have recalled goalkeeper Joel Coleman from his loan stint atHuddersfield keeper Joel Coleman has been recalled from loan SHINJI Okazaki of Leicester City is being linked with a move to Town.
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It is for this reason that Toshiyuki Niino and childhood friend Yuichiro Okazaki co-founded Exit, under their company Senshi S LLC, to provide a helpful service to Japan's troubled work force, according to a report by The Japan Times.
The Japanese international spoke to his fellow countrymen, Southampton's Maya Yoshida and Leicester City's Shinji Okazaki, with both speaking highly about United fans' passion.
Kazan: Forward Shinji Okazaki did not train with his Japan team-mates on Saturday and is a doubt for the last 16 match with Belgium on Monday.
At the Liberty Stadium a week ago, Japanese forward Shinji Okazaki was brought back and rewarded his stand-in gaffer with a goal.
Riyad Mahrez added a glowing reference in the form of two assists for goals scored by Federico Fernandez - in his own net - and Shinji Okazaki.
The No.1 was relieved after being exposed at a corner for Shinji Okazaki's goal that halved their lead to 2-1.
Mignolet is adamant he was fouled by Shinji Okazaki in the build-up to the Foxes' first goal and says he played the ball when he was penalised for bringing down Jamie Vardy in the box.
SECOND-HALF Leicester goals from Shinji Okazaki and Islam Slimani sent Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool out of the Carabao Cup at the first hurdle.
London, Dhu-AlQa'dah 27, 1438, Aug 19, 2017, SPA -- Shinji Okazaki struck early and Harry Maguire netted a header from a corner as Leicester City beat Brighton 2-0 at the King Power Stadium on Saturday, handing the Premier League newcomers their second straight defeat, Reuters reported.