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Grampus edge Reysol, boost survival hopes

Soccer / J. League Oct 19, 2018

Grampus edge Reysol, boost survival hopes

Brazilian striker Jo scored the winner with an assist from countryman Gabriel Xavier as Nagoya Grampus beat 10-man Kashiwa Reysol 1-0 Friday night in a clash between two sides fighting to avoid relegation from the J. League first division. With Grampus coming into the match ...

Xavier carries Grampus past Jubilo

Soccer / J. League Mar 3, 2018

Xavier carries Grampus past Jubilo

Nagoya Grampus continued their impressive return to the J. League first division Saturday with a 1-0 win over visiting Jubilo Iwata. An eighth-minute goal from Brazilian midfielder Gabriel Xavier proved the difference in front of a vocal home crowd savoring its first taste of top-flight ...

Soccer / J. League Jan 3, 2018

Former Manchester City striker Jo to join Nagoya

Former Manchester City striker Jo has agreed to join Nagoya Grampus from Brazilian giant Corinthians, the newly promoted J. League first division team said Wednesday. The 30-year-old Brazilian, who also had spells at Everton, CSKA Moscow and Galatasaray among other teams, last month won the ...