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FC Tokyo, Sagan Tosu battle to scoreless draw

/ Sep 2, 2018

FC Tokyo, Sagan Tosu battle to scoreless draw

FC Tokyo's uphill battle for the J. League first division title failed to get any easier on Sunday after it was held to a scoreless draw at home by struggling Sagan Tosu. Tokyo's second straight scoreless draw left the third-place side winless in its last ...

Consadole rallies past FC Tokyo

/ Aug 19, 2018

Consadole rallies past FC Tokyo

Thai international Chanathip Songkrasin continued his good run of form on Sunday, scoring the winner for Consadole Sapporo in a 3-2 come from behind victory over FC Tokyo. The win lifted Consadole to 35 points, five behind of Tokyo, which started the day third on ...

Muto set to make move to Newcastle

Jul 28, 2018

Muto set to make move to Newcastle

Newcastle United has struck a deal on Japan international striker Yoshinori Muto's transfer from Mainz, the English Premier League club announced Friday. The move is subject to Muto receiving a work permit to play in England, the club said. The transfer fee is reported to ...

V-Varen earn upset victory over FC Tokyo

/ Jul 27, 2018

V-Varen earn upset victory over FC Tokyo

V-Varen Nagasaki upset FC Tokyo 1-0 with an adventurous display of attacking soccer Friday night, thwarting the second-place side's hopes of closing the gap on J. League leaders Sanfrecce Hiroshima. The loss was just the first in 10 matches for FC Tokyo, which was ...

Sanfrecce hand reins to veteran coach Hiroshi Jofuku

/ Dec 7, 2017

Sanfrecce hand reins to veteran coach Hiroshi Jofuku

Sanfrecce Hiroshima have named former FC Tokyo coach Hiroshi Jofuku as successor to Swedish manager Jan Jonsson, the team announced on Thursday. After he was fired for a second time by FC Tokyo midway through the 2016 season, the 56-year-old Jofuku represented the Japan Football ...