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Holders Gamba Osaka came from a goal down to move into the third round of the Emperor’s Cup with a 5-2 win over Ryutsu Keizai University on Sunday.

Kawasaki Frontale were the day’s big winners as Chong Tese grabbed a hat-trick in a 6-1 demolition of non-league Renofa Yamaguchi, but Urawa Reds suffered a massive upset and were the only top-flight team to fall at the first hurdle, going down 2-0 away to regional qualifier Matsumoto Yamaga FC.

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