Frontale stay afloat in Nabisco Cup

/ May 25, 2016

Frontale stay afloat in Nabisco Cup

A brace from little-used Shohei Otsuka just kept Kawasaki alive in the Nabisco Cup as Frontale defeated Group B leaders Vegalta Sendai 2-1 on Wednesday.Otsuka opened the scoring in the 43rd minute before doubling Kawasaki’s lead early in the second half. Substitute Ramon Lopes ...

Holders Antlers crash out of Nabsico Cup

/ May 18, 2016

Holders Antlers crash out of Nabsico Cup

Holders Kashima Antlers were knocked out of the Nabisco Cup on Wednesday after going down 3-2 at home to Shonan Bellmare.Kashima’s defeat was its third of the group phase and left it eight points behind Group A leaders Omiya Ardija and seven behind second-placed ...

Defending champion Kashima earns first victory in Nabisco Cup

Apr 6, 2016

Defending champion Kashima earns first victory in Nabisco Cup

Holders Kashima Antlers claimed their first win of this year’s Nabisco Cup as they came from behind to beat Nagoya Grampus 3-1 on Wednesday.Nagoya, which like Kashima had two losses in Group A, led at halftime after a strike from Ryunosuke Noda, but goals ...

Vissel hammer Antlers in Nabisco Cup

/ Mar 27, 2016

Vissel hammer Antlers in Nabisco Cup

Holders Kashima Antlers succumbed to a second straight defeat in the Nabisco Cup on Sunday, suffering a 4-1 drubbing away at Vissel Kobe.Vissel’s Brazilian striker Pedro Junior scored a brace and set up another as Antlers, who lost their opening Group A game 2-1 ...

Defending champion Kashima off to losing start in Nabisco Cup

Mar 23, 2016

Defending champion Kashima off to losing start in Nabisco Cup

Defending champions Kashima Antlers suffered a 2-1 home defeat against Ventforet Kofu on Wednesday in the opening round of group-stage matches in the Nabisco Cup.Kashima came into the game on the back of three wins and a defeat in the new J. League season, ...

Antlers capture 6th Nabisco Cup

/ Oct 31, 2015

Antlers capture 6th Nabisco Cup

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Kashima Antlers lit the touchpaper in the second half to beat Gamba Osaka 3-0 and win the Nabisco Cup for a record sixth time on Saturday.Kashima dominated the match in front of 50,828 at Saitama Stadium but had to wait until the 60th minute ...

/ May 27, 2015

FC Tokyo moves atop group after draw with Hiroshima

Group A leaders FC Tokyo drew 1-1 away to Sanfrecce Hiroshima in the nick of time in the Nabisco Cup on Wednesday.Yohei Hayashi came off the bench to equalize in the 91st minute, cancelling Kohei Shimizu’s strike after 79 minutes for Hiroshima, which are ...

Yamagata scores late equalizer against Nagoya

/ Apr 8, 2015

Yamagata scores late equalizer against Nagoya

Nagoya was denied a third straight Nabisco Cup victory at the last minute by Montedio Yamagata as Grampus settled for a 3-3 draw on Wednesday.Substitute striker Hiroki Bandai’s glancing header from a floating Kim Byeom-yong cross in the 92nd minute allowed Yamagata to share ...