KASHIMA, Chiba Pref. (Kyodo) Marquinhos scored twice on his return from injury as Kashima Antlers beat South Korea’s Suwon Bluewings 3-0 on Tuesday to edge closer to a spot in the knockout stage of the Asian Champions League.

Defender Go Oiwa put Kashima on its way with a 27th-minute header at rain-soaked Kashima Stadium before Marquinhos’ brace sent the J. League champions three points clear of Suwon with one game remaining in Group G.

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