Vissel fall to Guangzhou Evergrande in first group-stage loss

Soccer Nov 29, 2020

Vissel fall to Guangzhou Evergrande in first group-stage loss

J. League side Vissel Kobe fell 2-0 to China's Guangzhou Evergrande on Saturday in Asian Champions League Group G action. The loss at Qatar's Al Janoub Stadium was the first in the three-team group for Japan's Emperors Cup champion, which entered the day having already ...

Teenager Reo Yasunaga powers Yokohama FC to win over Vissel

J. League Nov 8, 2020

Teenager Reo Yasunaga powers Yokohama FC to win over Vissel

Yokohama FC overcame an early deficit to beat Vissel Kobe 2-1 in the J. League first division Sunday thanks to an injury-time winner from 19-year-old substitute Reo Yasunaga. Kobe came out of the blocks aggressively at Nippatsu Mitsuzawa Stadium, with Andres Iniesta marshalling their attack. They ...

Former Japan midfielder Atsuhiro Miura named manager of Vissel

Soccer / J. League Sep 24, 2020

Former Japan midfielder Atsuhiro Miura named manager of Vissel

Former Japan midfielder Atsuhiro Miura has been named Vissel Kobe's new manager, the J. League first-division club said Thursday. The 46-year-old Miura, who has been overseeing Vissel's training and development as their sports director since 2018, fills the vacancy left by Thorsten Fink, who stepped ...