• Kyodo


Vissel Kobe maintained their perfect record in Group B with a come-from-behind 2-1 win at home against Ventforet Kofu in the YBC Levain Cup on Wednesday night.

Kobe, which has gone off the rails in the league and failed to win its last four matches, fell behind when veteran defender Yukio Tsuchiya headed in Yuki Hashizume’s corner after 24 minutes at Noevir Stadium.

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