As Takefusa Kubo leaves, Mallorca doubles down on Japan’s commitment

The presence of midfielder Takefusa Kubo has helped Spanish football club Mallorca gain the attention of Japanese football fans over the past three seasons.

But even with the 21-year-old due to land elsewhere this summer after the end of his latest loan, Mallorca remains upbeat on its relationship with Kubo’s homeland, renewing its global sponsorship deal with materials developer Taica Corporation, whose brand The Alpha Gel will once again grace the front of the team’s kit for the upcoming Spanish First Division season.

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