Reds heap more misery on Grampus

Soccer / J. League Aug 13, 2016

Reds heap more misery on Grampus

Urawa Reds downed relegation-threatened Nagoya Grampus 2-0 on Saturday in the J. League and moved top of the second-stage standings with their seventh win in eight games. Yuki Muto's low effort opened the scoring a minute before intermission and Zlatan Ljubijankic added the second three ...

FC Seoul eliminates Urawa on penalty kicks

Soccer May 26, 2016

FC Seoul eliminates Urawa on penalty kicks

Urawa Reds mounted a remarkable extra-time comeback against FC Seoul but conceded a last-minute equalizer for a 3-3 draw on aggregate, and were knocked out of the Asian Champions League on penalties 7-6 on Wednesday in a frenetic round-of-16 encounter. Holding a 1-0 lead from ...

Endo aiming for medal in Rio

Soccer / J. League May 7, 2016

Endo aiming for medal in Rio

by Andrew McKirdy

Urawa Reds defender Wataru Endo is expecting a feisty atmosphere in his first Saitama derby against Omiya Ardija on Sunday. But the Japan Under-23 captain knows the stakes will be even higher at the Rio Olympics this summer. Urawa takes on Omiya with both teams currently ...

Reds stifled in bid to take lead

Soccer / J. League Nov 7, 2015

Reds stifled in bid to take lead

by Andrew McKirdy

Urawa Reds drew 1-1 with Kawasaki Frontale on Saturday to give Sanfrecce Hiroshima one hand on the J. League overall points title with one game of the regular season remaining. Shinzo Koroki scored in the 28th minute at Saitama Stadium to give Reds — who ...

Soccer / J. League Oct 25, 2015

Petrovic to remain Reds manager in 2016

Urawa Reds announced on Sunday that Mihailo Petrovic will stay on as manager for next season. The 58-year-old Petrovic, who in his fourth year as boss is the club's longest-serving manager, steered Reds to the J. League first-stage title this season. Reds' 4-3 win over FC ...