My tribe

Catania striker Takayuki Morimoto aiming for fresh start with Novara

Catania's Japanese star Takayuki Morimoto is excited about his move to Novara.

Morimoto hopes to kick-start his Serie A career at the newly-promoted club.

"After the play-offs my agent told me there was interest from Novara and I was immediately intrigued, so we started talks," revealed Morimoto.

"Over the season I was able to see some Novara games. They push forward and run constantly. They're the kind of great attacking side I like!

"I already played alongside Simone Pesce and Riccardo Meggiorini at Catania, while I can't wait to meet my other new teammates.

"It's true I am accustomed to the hot weather in Sicily, but I'm certain I won't have problems getting acclimatised to the north.

"I'm told they can play great football on the artificial pitch at the Stadio Piola and I can't wait to try it out."

 The game is about opinions. Make yours heard! Join the nation on Facebook today:

About the author

Tribal Football Staff

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?