Muto a 'perfect fit' for Mainz

The Bundesliga may have found their next Japanese star, with Mainz coach Martin Schmidt describing Yoshinori Muto as a "perfect fit".

Germany's top flight has had a strong association with Japan internationals for over a decade, starting with the likes of Naohiro Takahara, Junichi Inamoto and Makoto Hasebe, and continuing with Shinji Kagawa and Shinji Okazaki.

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