Daizen Maeda brace propels Marinos to win over Urawa

J. League Mar 14, 2021

Daizen Maeda brace propels Marinos to win over Urawa

Daizen Maeda struck a first-half brace and Ryuta Koike added a third after the break as Yokohama F. Marinos outclassed Urawa Reds 3-0 in the J. League first division on Sunday. Both first-half goals at Yokohama's Nissan Stadium came after Marinos applied pressure high up ...

FC Tokyo and Urawa open new J. League campaign with draw

Soccer / J. League Feb 27, 2021

FC Tokyo and Urawa open new J. League campaign with draw

Masato Morishige netted a late equalizer Saturday as FC Tokyo salvaged a 1-1 draw and denied new Urawa Reds manager Ricardo Rodriguez a winning start to his J. League first-division career. The opening-round match at Saitama Stadium featured two teams with their sights on the ...

Urawa wins era-ending Nadeshiko League title

Soccer Nov 8, 2020

Urawa wins era-ending Nadeshiko League title

Urawa Reds defeated Ehime FC 5-1 on Sunday to clinch the last Nadeshiko League first-division championship before Japan's new professional women's soccer competition launches next year. Veteran forward Kozue Ando was among the goal scorers for Reds, who took an unbeatable lead in the title ...

Yokohama FC beats Urawa through Yusuke Matsuo brace

J. League Sep 26, 2020

Yokohama FC beats Urawa through Yusuke Matsuo brace

by Dan Orlowitz

On Wednesday, a trio of aging superstars headlined Yokohama FC’s starting eleven in a valiant defeat against league-leading Kawasaki Frontale. On Saturday, it was time for the kids to step up, with Yusuke Matsuo scoring twice in a confident 2-0 win over Urawa Reds at ...

Kai Shibato nets winner as Urawa downs Sapporo in thriller

Soccer Sep 13, 2020

Kai Shibato nets winner as Urawa downs Sapporo in thriller

Substitute Kai Shibato netted the winner in injury time as Urawa Reds came from behind to clinch a thriller against Consadole Sapporo 4-3 on Sunday in the J. League first division. Urawa, who led 2-0 through a Kenyu Sugimoto brace, found themselves behind following two ...

Urawa, Shimizu battle to draw

J. League Aug 1, 2020

Urawa, Shimizu battle to draw

by Dan Orlowitz

Urawa Reds and Shimizu S-Pulse fought to a 1-1 draw on Saturday night, with defensive miscues leading to both second-half goals in the J. League first-division encounter. The showdown between two of the league’s Original 10 clubs was testy from the outset, with three players ...