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 ...

New Grampus boss Ogura seeking winning mentality

Soccer / J. League Nov 25, 2015

New Grampus boss Ogura seeking winning mentality

New Nagoya Grampus coach and general manager Takafumi Ogura vowed to restore his old club's winning ways on Wednesday. "I'll establish the style of the team. On top of that, we have to fixate on winning," the 42-year-old told a press conference a day after ...

Soccer / J. League Nov 24, 2015

Grampus hire Ogura as new coach, general manager

Former Japan international Takafumi Ogura was named coach and general manager of Nagoya Grampus on Tuesday. Ogura, 42, served as an assistant to general manager Kazumasa Kume this season. Ogura, who will hold a news conference on Wednesday, will replace Akira Nishino in what will ...

Soccer / J. League Oct 27, 2015

Ogura to serve as next Nagoya Grampus manager

Nagoya Grampus appointed former striker Takafumi Ogura as their new manager for next season, the J. League first-division club revealed Tuesday. "I've informed the board about the appointment of Ogura as the new manager," said club president Kazumasa Kume, with the former five-time Japan international ...