Shunsuke Nakamura aims to help Yokohama FC reach J1

Soccer / J. League Jul 16, 2019

Shunsuke Nakamura aims to help Yokohama FC reach J1

Former Japan midfielder Shunsuke Nakamura vowed Tuesday to "return the favor" to Yokohama FC for showing faith in him at age 41. Speaking at his introductory news conference, Nakamura said he aimed to help the J. League second-division club earn promotion to Japan's top tier. The ...

Nakamura leaves Marinos to join Jubilo

Soccer / J. League Jan 8, 2017

Nakamura leaves Marinos to join Jubilo

Jubilo Iwata have signed former Japan international and Celtic star Shunsuke Nakamura from Yokohama F. Marinos, the J. League first-division sides announced Sunday. The 38-year-old playmaker will continue to wear the No. 10 shirt at his new club Jubilo, who will be Nakamura's second J. ...

Marinos' Nakamura in negotiations with Iwata

Soccer / J. League Dec 30, 2016

Marinos' Nakamura in negotiations with Iwata

Former Japan midfielder Shunsuke Nakamura is eyeing a move from Yokohama F. Marinos to Jubilo Iwata and has entered negotiations with the Shizuoka club. Nakamura, 38, has been offered a contract extension by Marinos, but the former Celtic man holds a deep sense of distrust ...

Soccer / J. League Nov 20, 2016

Jubilo make multi-year offer for veteran Nakamura

Yokohama F. Marinos have received an offer for playmaker Shunsuke Nakamura from J. League first division rivals Jubilo Iwata, sources said Sunday. Jubilo's offer for the 38-year-old former Japan international and Celtic player is for more than one year, according to the sources. Nakamura and ...

Reysol's Kudo notches lone goal in triumph over Marinos

Soccer / J. League Jul 15, 2015

Reysol's Kudo notches lone goal in triumph over Marinos

Masato Kudo scored the lone goal midway through the first half as Kashiwa Reysol beat Yokohama F. Marinos 1-0 for their first win of the J. League second stage on Wednesday. Asian Champions League quarterfinalist Kashiwa successfully rebounded from a 3-2 defeat at home to ...

Soccer / J. League May 3, 2015

Marinos captain Nakamura facing more time out

Yokohama F. Marinos captain Shunsuke Nakamura will face more time on the sidelines as the former Japanese international was diagnosed with a torn right thigh muscle that will keep him out for three weeks, the J. League club said on Sunday. Nakamura, 36, only returned ...