KURIHIRA, Kanagawa Pref. — Kawasaki Frontale’s North Korean striker Chong Tese has a busy year ahead of him.

With his club riding high in the J. League and an Asian Champions League quarterfinal clash with Nagoya Grampus coming up next month, the 25-year-old has enough to keep him occupied as he tries to steer Kawasaki to its first major silverware.

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