In the 118th minute, Bellmare Hiratsuka’s Hidetoshi Nakata skipped past 3 defenders and fired a shot from 20yards out. The Iranian goalkeeper did well enough to palm off the ball but only as far as to the running path of Urawa Reds’ “Wild-Man” Masayuki Okano.
When the name Zlatan is mentioned, undoubtedly it will be the Manchester United’s striker that will first come to your mind. However, there is another Zlatan who has been stealing some shows in the J.League in recent years. Urawa Reds’ striker Zlatan Ljubijankic, donning jersey number-21
A breathtaking beginning to this season’s Bundesliga has been brought about by blistering performances from home-grown stars and imported talent, with the division’s Japanese and South Korean contingent among those excelling. It has been some time since Japan’s Yasuhiko Okudera became the first Japanese star to
Current Head Technical Advisor (Chinese School Football (CSF) Programme) and Official Chinese Football Association Grassroots Ambassador, Tom Byer is in town to grace the SingaCup, Singapore’s biggest international youth football tournament. The well-known Grassroots football’s Ambassador from New York has been actively involved in the
Japanese football has been constantly on the rise. Especially for the past few years, the awareness and following of their second division football is huge. Officially known as Meiji Yasuda J2 League, this league only professionalized in 1999 although second division football has been around
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A warm & dry weather of Japan welcomed us during our visit to one of the most established J.League clubs, Yokohama F.Marinos in August 2016. This was not our first time to the Yokohama club as previously we did visit their training ground at the