• Kyodo


Jubilo Iwata came roaring back from its opening defeat in the Asian Champions League with a 6-0 thrashing of Hoang Anh Gia Lai of Vietnam in their Group E meeting at Yamaha Stadium on Wednesday.

Iwata, whose 1-0 loss away to China’s Shenzhen Jianlibao last week was followed by a 3-0 reverse at home to Nagoya Grampus Eight in the J. League on Sunday, bounced back in style thanks to doubles from Choi Yong Soo and Rodrigo Gral.

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