Frontale defeat Wanderers on Oshima's 88th-minute goal

Soccer Apr 1, 2014

Frontale defeat Wanderers on Oshima's 88th-minute goal

Ryota Oshima's first goal in the Asian Champions League gave Kawasaki Frontale a much-needed 2-1 win over Western Sydney Wanderers in Group H on Tuesday. Labinot Haliti opened the scoring for Western Sydney shortly before the break, but captain Kengo Nakamura leveled for the hosts ...

Frontale edge Grampus on Okubo goal

Soccer / J. League Mar 28, 2014

Frontale edge Grampus on Okubo goal

Nagoya Grampus spurned the chance to go top of the J.League — for 24 hours at least — as Akira Nishino's men crashed to their first defeat since the opening day of the season with a 1-0 reverse at Kawasaki Frontale on Friday night. Nagoya ...

Soccer / J. League Mar 18, 2014

No evidence of Sanfrecce-Frontale match-fixing: J.League

The J.League said Tuesday it found no evidence of match-fixing in the March 8 game between Sanfrecce Hiroshima and Kawasaki Frontale after receiving an alert about the match from FIFA. While all relevant parties have been cleared, it was Japanese soccer's first suspected case of ...

Reds' title hopes take hit

Soccer / J. League Nov 23, 2013

Reds' title hopes take hit

by Andrew McKirdy

Urawa Reds all but surrendered the J. League title to Yokohama F. Marinos after a 3-1 defeat to Kawasaki Frontale on Saturday. Second-place Urawa went into the game at Saitama Stadium trailing league-leaders Marinos by a single point, but goals from Frontale's Jeci and Yoshito ...

Okubo brace sends Frontale past Reysol

Soccer / J. League Oct 6, 2013

Okubo brace sends Frontale past Reysol

J. League leading scorer Yoshito Okubo scored twice to pile more misery on Kashiwa Reysol on Sunday, helping Kawasaki Frontale to a 3-1 win in a potential dress rehearsal for next month's Nabisco Cup final. Kashiwa was badly in need of a tonic after it ...

Renato lifts Frontale with late goal against Ardija

Soccer / J. League Jul 17, 2013

Renato lifts Frontale with late goal against Ardija

Omiya Ardija succumbed to an injury-time 3-2 defeat at home to Kawasaki Frontale and surrendered top spot to champions Sanfrecce Hiroshima in the J. League on Wednesday night. Renato scored from the penalty spot to snatch all three points for Kawasaki in the fifth minute ...

Marinos extend perfect start to year

Soccer / J. League Apr 14, 2013

Marinos extend perfect start to year

Substitute Jin Hanato struck one minute to time as Yokohama F. Marinos extended their perfect start to the J.League season to six games with a 2-1 victory over Kawasaki Frontale on Saturday. Hanato opened his 2013 account after coming on late for Manabu Saito, pouncing ...