Marinos beat Cerezo on late Ado Onaiwu goal

J. League Apr 7, 2021

Marinos beat Cerezo on late Ado Onaiwu goal

Ado Onaiwu scrambled through a late winner Tuesday as Yokohama F. Marinos narrowly defeated Cerezo Osaka 1-0 in the J. League first division. Despite dictating play for much of the contest, Ange Postecoglou's men were unable to find a way through the Cerezo defense until ...

Former Japan forward Yoichiro Kakitani signs with Grampus

Soccer / J. League Dec 24, 2020

Former Japan forward Yoichiro Kakitani signs with Grampus

Nagoya Grampus announced the signing Thursday of former Japan forward Yoichiro Kakitani from fellow J. League first-division side Cerezo Osaka, who the same day added Australian forward Adam Taggart. A Cerezo youth product, Kakitani came through the ranks at the club before making his senior ...

Outgoing Cerezo boss Miguel Lotina to take over S-Pulse

J. League Dec 20, 2020

Outgoing Cerezo boss Miguel Lotina to take over S-Pulse

Spaniard Miguel Angel Lotina, who is stepping down as Cerezo Osaka manager at season's end, will manage J. League first-division rival Shimizu S-Pulse next season, a source with knowledge of the matter said Saturday. Shimizu released Australian manager Peter Cklamovski on Nov. 1 after just ...

Mateus' stoppage-time winner lifts Grampus over Cerezo

J. League Oct 11, 2020

Mateus' stoppage-time winner lifts Grampus over Cerezo

Brazilian winger Mateus grabbed a late winner as fifth-placed Nagoya Grampus won 1-0 at home against third-placed Cerezo Osaka in the J. League's top flight on Saturday. The 26-year-old scored in the 91st minute after Grampus won possession deep in the opposition half. Substitute Gabriel ...

Soccer / J. League Jan 12, 2020

Cerezo signs defender Yuta Koike from Belgium's Sint-Truiden

Cerezo Osaka have acquired defender Yuta Koike on a full transfer from Belgium's Sint-Truiden, the J. League first-division side announced Saturday. The 23-year-old left-back joined Kashima Antlers last season on loan from the Belgian top-flight side, playing in 14 J. League and 12 cup games. He ...