Reysol, Sagan play to 1-1 draw

Soccer / J. League Sep 22, 2018

Reysol, Sagan play to 1-1 draw

by Dan Orlowitz

Two teams arrived at Sankyo Frontier Kashiwa Stadium in desperate need of a win on Saturday afternoon, and neither found what they were looking for as Kashiwa Reysol and Sagan Tosu battled to a 1-1 draw in the first of the day's J. League ...

Soccer / J. League Jan 4, 2016

Sagan Tosu to hire Ficcadenti: source

J. League first-division side Sagan Tosu will name former FC Tokyo boss Massimo Ficcadenti as their next manager, a team official said Monday. The 48-year-old Italian's hiring is expected to be announced officially on Tuesday. The news comes after Sagan failed to come to terms ...

Soccer / J. League Nov 27, 2015

Ficcadenti won't return to FC Tokyo

FC Tokyo manager Massimo Ficcadenti will leave the club at the end of the season following two years in charge, the J. League first-division side announced Friday. The Italian propelled the Gasmen to a second-place finish in the first stage this year, but finished the ...

Reds edge FC Tokyo

Soccer / J. League Oct 24, 2015

Reds edge FC Tokyo

by Andrew McKirdy

Urawa Reds stayed neck-and-neck with Sanfrecce Hiroshima in the race for the J. League overall points title after a rip-roaring 4-3 win over FC Tokyo on Saturday. Urawa, which went into the game trailing Sanfrecce only on goal difference at the top of the table, ...

Soccer / J. League Dec 12, 2014

FC Tokyo gives Ficcadenti contract extension for 2015

FC Tokyo extended the contract of manager Massimo Ficcadenti for next season, the J. League first-division club said Friday. In the Italian's first year in Japan, Ficcadenti's side finished ninth with 48 points from the 34 games, 15 points behind champions Gamba Osaka.