Nov 28, 2013

Ardija's Ogura plans to quit: sources

Tsutomu Ogura will step down as manager of J.League first-division club Omiya Ardija at the end of this season, soccer sources said Thursday. Omiya won eight and drew two of their first 10 games of the season en route to a J.League record-breaking run ...

Aug 13, 2013

Struggling Ardija to appoint Ogura as new coach

Omiya Ardija will name technical director and former Japan national team assistant Tsutomu Ogura as their new manager, club president Shigeru Suzuki said Tuesday. Omiya, despite being fourth in J1 only six points off the pace, sacked coach Zdenko Verdenik on Sunday, a day ...