Okazaki


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O·ka·za·ki

(ō-kă-ză'kē),
Reiji (1930-1975) and Tuneko, 20th-century Japanese molecular biologists. See: Okazaki fragment.
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And Foxes boss Rodgers said it was a mark of respect that out-of-contract duo Simpson and Okazaki (above, left and right) had the chance to say a proper farewell.
Okazaki has been limited to fleeting substitute appearances at the King Power this season.
And it was Okazaki - and a new face in Ghezzal - who forced Newport keeper Joe Day into saves within the opening five minutes of the contest, as the Foxes starting brightly at a sold-out Rodney Parade.
'Quitting should be something positive,' said Niino who worked in three firms before putting up Exit with Okazaki, who previously worked in the nightlife industry after dropping out of the University of North Texas.
Okazaki has bagged five in eight games for the Foxes this term and will be high on confidence playing off Jamie Vardy.
The Swans were only marginally better in the second half and even then Mahrez's languid brilliance set up Okazaki for the Foxes' second before Clement's men launched any kind of response.
But they were pegged back in first-half stoppage time when Okazaki stabbed in.
The Reds dominated the first period in the Midlands but were unable to find a way through and substitute Okazaki fired in a 67th-minute opener before Slimani lashed home a second 12 minutes from time to send the Foxes through.
Shinji Okazaki gave the Foxes hope with a stunning volley before halftime but when Mahrez had the chance to level from the spot 13 minutes from time, he lost his footing and touched the ball into his standing leg.
However, he does believe the defending in the build-up to Shinji Okazaki's spectacular overhead kick was "stupid".
Shinji Okazaki scored with a spectacular overhead kick as Leicester City overcame Rafa Benitez's Newcastle United 1-0 to restore a five-point lead at the top of the Premier League on Monday.