In Spain, Japan star Takefusa Kubo and Real Sociedad added an upset of Real Madrid to their already impressive season as the 21-year-old found the breakthrough in a 2-0 win against his former side – a result which also moved the Basque club closer to a first UEFA Champions League berth in 10 years.
Australian tactician Ange Postecoglou’s Celtic emerged the champions of Scotland, Samurai Blue star Daichi Kamada scored to send Frankfurt to the DFB Pokal final in Germany and Islamic Republic of Iran striker Mehdi Taremi’s Porto booked their ticket to the Portuguese cup final, so join the-AFC.com as we look at how the Asian stars performed in Europe in the past week.
Italy: Kim crowned Serie A champion with Napoli
Kim Min-jae featured from start to finish on a historic night as Napoli won their first Serie A title in 33 years by holding Udinese to a 1-1 draw on Thursday. The 26-year-old centre-back has kept 16 clean sheets, scored two goals and provided two assists in 33 matches in the Blues' title-winning campaign so far. .....