Vissel edge Sagan on David Villa's goal

Soccer / J. League Mar 2, 2019

Vissel edge Sagan on David Villa's goal

by Dan Orlowitz

The fireworks around the Noevir Stadium pitch lit up as the players made their entrance. The fireworks on the pitch took slightly longer. With an open roof and a number of upgrades in place for this fall's Rugby World Cup, the hallowed Kansai ground played host ...

Vissel's Lukas Podolski to miss Emperor's Cup semi

Soccer / J. League Dec 20, 2017

Vissel's Lukas Podolski to miss Emperor's Cup semi

Vissel Kobe striker Lukas Podolski, who is back in Germany treating a left thigh injury, will not take part in this weekend's Emperor's Cup semifinals, the team's development director Kentaro Aita said Wednesday. According to Aita, the former star of Bayern Munich, Arsenal and Inter ...