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Former Japan striker Akinori Nishizawa scored twice as Cerezo Osaka moved off the foot of the second-stage table with a 5-1 thrashing of Shimizu S-Pulse in the J. League on Monday.

Nishizawa, in for suspended Yoshito Okubo, put Cerezo on its way with the opener on 38 minutes before Ryu Saito doubled the home side’s lead four minutes before the interval.

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