Sagan Tosu says latest coronavirus tests all negative

Soccer / J. League Aug 19, 2020

Sagan Tosu says latest coronavirus tests all negative

J .League first division side Sagan Tosu said Tuesday its latest coronavirus test results for 123 people associated with the club, including players, staff and family members, have all come back negative. The club, at which the J .League's first known coronavirus cluster occurred, conducted ...

Tosu manager Kim Myung-hwi tests positive for coronavirus

J. League Aug 11, 2020

Tosu manager Kim Myung-hwi tests positive for coronavirus

Sagan Tosu manager Kim Myung Hwi has tested positive for coronavirus, the J. League first-division side said Tuesday. Three club officials were found to have been in close-proximity contact with Kim, but no players, the club said. Kim, a 39-year-old Japan-born South Korean, felt unwell around ...

Vissel becomes first J. League club to pass ¥10 billion mark

Soccer / J. League May 28, 2020

Vissel becomes first J. League club to pass ¥10 billion mark

Vissel Kobe became the first Japanese club to surpass ¥10 billion ($92.7 million) in annual operating revenue as the club once again topped the J. League earnings list for the 2019 fiscal year, according to figures released Wednesday. The league's financial disclosures showed Vissel, owned ...