Latest Japanese J League News

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J-League punishes Urawa for racist banner

Associated Press | March, 13 2014

TOKYO -- The J-League has disciplined Japanese club Urawa Reds over the racist behaviour of their fans and ordered the team to play their next home game behind closed doors. Thursday's decision comes after a fan displayed a banner at Urawa's h...

Forlan heads to J-League, won't rule out MLS Video

ESPN staff | February, 12 2014

Uruguay forward Diego Forlan, who was unveiled this week at J-League's Cerezo Osaka, has revealed he turned down a move to the Mexican League but would consider Major League Soccer. #INSERT type:image caption:Diego Forlan said he wouldn't rule...

Diego Forlan signs for J-League's Cerezo Osaka

Associated Press | January, 23 2014

Uruguay striker Diego Forlan says he is leaving Brazilian club Internacional to play for Cerezo Osaka in Japan. Forlan, voted the best player of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, told Brazilian media on Wednesday that he had ''received a goo...

Kagawa questions Man United omission

Richard Jolly | September, 10 2013

Shinji Kagawa has complained about his omission from the Manchester United team and said it is up to manager David Moyes to explain why he is not playing. Jolly: Kagawa's disappearance The Japan international is yet to feature in the Premier...

United suffer late defeat in Yokohama

July, 23 2013

Manchester United suffered their second defeat in three pre-season matches as J-League outfit Yokohama F Marinos struck late to sink David Moyes' men 3-2 at the Nissan Stadium. #INSERT type:image caption:Kagawa received a hero's welcome but ...

Man City to run rule over Japan starlet

ESPN staff | November, 2 2012

Shimizu S-Pulse midfielder Hideki Ishige is to spend a spell at Manchester City early next year, but his manager has denied that the Premier League champions have made an offer to sign him.

Al Ain sign Australia international Brosque

ESPN staff | September, 27 2012

United Arab Emirates champions Al Ain have signed Australia international striker Alex Brosque from J. League side Shimizu S-Pulse.

Fabio Simplicio joins Cerezo Osaka

ESPN staff | July, 27 2012

Fabio Simplicio has moved to J-League side Cerezo Osaka after leaving Roma, pledging to help the club clear of relegation trouble.

J-League: Vegalta Sendai stay clear at summit

July, 7 2012

A solitary goal by Shingo Akamine saw Vegalta Sendai maintain their lead at the top of the J.League with a 1-0 victory at Vissel Kobe.

Hannover seal signing of Japan defender Sakai

ESPN staff | June, 13 2012

Japan defender Hiroki Sakai has become the latest player to switch the J-League for the Bundesliga, joining Hannover for an undisclosed fee from defending J-League champions Kashiwa Reysol.

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