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J League
Lap of Honour: Okubo returns to Kawasaki
11:00 Monday 22nd January 2018

Going back to your old club. It's seldom done. Times change. People change. Too often when you decide to go home the old neighbourhood is changed beyond recognition. You moved on without it but never expected it to do the same. It can be…

J League
J.League Title Race down to the Wire
10:00 Friday 1st December 2017

Kashima Antlers may be left rueing this season. The league leaders could have wrapped up the title several weekends ago, but they have left the door wide open for Kawasaki Frontale to win it on the final day. Few Japanese football fans…

Match Reports
J.League – Week Three Review
11:00 Wednesday 15th March 2017

The football is coming thick and fast in Japan's top league. This week saw the league's first Friday night kick-offs of the campaign. Could all the unusual suspects keep their momentum up as the J.League table begins to take shape? Kawasaki…

Champions League
How will the Japanese clubs fair in the Asian Champions League?
14:00 Thursday 16th February 2017

The J.League are one of the most represented associations in the Asian Champions League with a team in every western region group. Although a Japanese side hasn't won the continental title in nine years since Gamba Osaka won it back in 2008,…

J League
J.League Second Stage, Match Day Nine Preview
12:16 Thursday 18th August 2016

Japanese football fans, assemble! There is only nine matches left in the second stage and there's still lots to play for with teams trying to get into the Championship stage and whilst others are merely trying to stay in the top flight. This…

J League
J.League Second Stage, Match Day Five Preview
17:38 Thursday 21st July 2016

The dust has just about settled on last weekend's enthralling end-to-end games, although the table hasn't shifted much as only three of the nine games produced winners, the six others ended in stalemate. Yokohama FM now tops the table thanks…

Match Preview
J.League Second Stage, Matchday Four Preview.
16:51 Friday 15th July 2016

The top-tier of Japanese football resumes its second stage action on Sunday after its first mid-week games took place just a few nights back. Kawasaki Frontale, Yokohama FM and Urawa Red Diamonds lead the pack as they've all assessed nine points…