Sanfrecce halt Reds' season-long unbeaten streak

Jul 19, 2015

Sanfrecce halt Reds' season-long unbeaten streak

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World Cup midfielder Toshihiro Aoyama completed a smash-and-grab raid as Sanfrecce Hiroshima beat Urawa Reds 2-1 away on Sunday, condemning the first-stage title winners to their first defeat of the season in the process. Takahiro Sekine fired Reds in front on 35 minutes after ...

Reds wrap up unbeaten first stage

Jun 27, 2015

Reds wrap up unbeaten first stage

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J. League first-stage champions Urawa Reds beat Albirex Niigata 5-2 on Saturday night to complete the opening campaign with an unbeaten record. Urawa went into the match at Saitama Stadium having already wrapped up the first-stage silverware the previous weekend, but the 2006 champions ...

Unbeaten Urawa Reds earn first-stage title

Jun 20, 2015

Unbeaten Urawa Reds earn first-stage title

Urawa Reds won the J. League first-stage title after drawing 1-1 against Vissel Kobe and stretching their record unbeaten run to 16 games on Saturday. Tsukasa Umesaki opened the scoring midway through the first half for Mihailo Petrovic’s men, who had to weather the ...

Reds close in on first-stage title

Jun 7, 2015

Reds close in on first-stage title

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Urawa Reds as good as wrapped up the J. League first-stage title but were forced to leave the champagne on ice after beating Shimizu S-Pulse 1-0 on Sunday. Reds went into the game knowing that a win over lowly S-Pulse coupled with a defeat ...

Urawa closing in on J. League first-stage title

Jun 3, 2015

Urawa closing in on J. League first-stage title

Urawa Reds can wrap up the J. League first-stage title race this weekend after stretching their unbeaten run to a record 14 games in a come-from-behind 3-3 draw away to Kashiwa Reysol on Wednesday. Yuki Muto’s injury-time header pushed Urawa on to 34 points ...

Urawa shows mettle in victory over Kashima

May 23, 2015

Urawa shows mettle in victory over Kashima

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Urawa Reds took a significant step toward the J. League first stage title after coming from behind to beat Kashima Antlers 2-1 on Saturday. Reds went into the match at Saitama Stadium with an unbeaten record after 11 games and a four-point cushion at ...

Unbeaten Reds trounce FC Tokyo

May 16, 2015

Unbeaten Reds trounce FC Tokyo

Urawa Reds remained unbeaten through 11 games and at the summit of the J. League after thrashing FC Tokyo 4-1 in a top-of-the-table clash on Saturday. Tadanari Lee, Takahiro Sekine, Yuki Muto and substitute Tsukasa Umesaki scored for Mihailo Petrovic’s men in an unexpectedly ...