Soccer / J. League Aug 7, 2019

Antwerp makes bid for midfielder Koji Miyoshi

Belgian top-flight side Antwerp has made an official offer for 22-year-old Japan midfielder Koji Miyoshi, sources said Tuesday. The attacking midfielder is currently on loan from Kawasaki Frontale to fellow J. League first-division side Yokohama F. Marinos. Miyoshi debuted for Japan in June at the Copa ...

S-Pulse's Kenta Nishizawa nets winner against Marinos

Soccer / J. League Aug 3, 2019

S-Pulse's Kenta Nishizawa nets winner against Marinos

Kenta Nishizawa struck early in the second half as Shimizu S-Pulse upset high-flying Yokohama F. Marinos 1-0 on Saturday. Ange Postecoglou's men came into the clash at a sweltering Nissan Stadium on a three-game winning streak, three points behind league-leading FC Tokyo in second place. The ...

J. League embraces discussion of controversy

Soccer | From the Spot Jul 17, 2019

J. League embraces discussion of controversy

by Dan Orlowitz

Knowledge is not always power, but a little communication can go a long way. That's perhaps the biggest takeaway from last Saturday's game between Yokohama F. Marinos and Urawa Reds, where an outside source of information gave Teruhito Nakagawa a somewhat undeserved goal in the ...

J2 side Nagasaki reaches Levain Cup playoff round

Soccer / J. League May 22, 2019

J2 side Nagasaki reaches Levain Cup playoff round

Yu Hasegawa scored the winner and Yuki Omoto added another in second-half injury time as second-division V-Varen Nagasaki booked a spot in the Levain Cup playoff round with a 3-2 win over J1 side Yokohama F Marinos on Wednesday. V-Varen, back in the second division ...

Soccer / J. League May 8, 2019

Yokohama routs Sapporo in Levain Cup tilt

Former Japan forward Tadanari Lee struck his first goal of the year in all competitions Wednesday, as Yokohama F Marinos brought Levain Cup Group A leaders Consadole Sapporo back to earth with a 4-0 thrashing. The veteran striker doubled the lead for second-place Marinos in ...