FC Tokyo remains undefeated

Soccer / J. League Apr 6, 2019

FC Tokyo remains undefeated

by Dan Orlowitz

There comes a day when every streak must come to an end. Saturday was not that day for undefeated FC Tokyo or winless Shimizu S-Pulse, as the home side claimed a 2-1 victory at Ajinomoto Stadium on goals from Korean newcomer Na Sang-ho and Brazilian ...

Sagan end winless run with victory over S-Pulse

Soccer / J. League May 7, 2018

Sagan end winless run with victory over S-Pulse

Sagan Tosu won their first J. League first-division game since March 31, beating Shimizu S-Pulse 3-1 on Sunday. Riki Harakawa, Yuji Ono and An Yong-woo scored for Sagan, who moved off the bottom of the J1 table with the win at rain-soaked Best Amenity Stadium. Harakawa ...

Marinos score early, hold off S-Pulse on road

Soccer / J. League Mar 31, 2018

Marinos score early, hold off S-Pulse on road

Yokohama F. Marinos moved into the top half of the J. League table Saturday with a 1-0 win on the road against Shimizu S-Pulse. In one of their most impressive performances since former Australian national coach Ange Postecoglou took the reins this season, Marinos maintained ...

S-Pulse hold on to claim draw with Vegalta

Soccer / J. League Mar 18, 2018

S-Pulse hold on to claim draw with Vegalta

Shimizu S-Pulse fended off a persistent attack by visiting Vegalta Sendai for a 1-1 draw in the J. League first division on Sunday. Shimizu midfielder Shota Kaneko opened the scoring in the ninth minute, soaring a screamer over the head of Vegalta goalkeeper Kentaro Seki ...

Former Sanfrecce boss Jan Jonsson takes over at S-Pulse

Soccer / J. League Dec 20, 2017

Former Sanfrecce boss Jan Jonsson takes over at S-Pulse

Swedish manager Jan Jonsson, who parted ways with Sanfrecce Hiroshima earlier this month, will take charge at Shimizu S-Pulse, the J. League first division side said Wednesday. The 57-year-old joined Sanfrecce in July as a replacement for Hajime Moriyasu and helped the club escape relegation. ...