Former Japan international Daisuke Matsui to join Sai Gon FC

J. League Dec 4, 2020

Former Japan international Daisuke Matsui to join Sai Gon FC

Former Japan midfielder Daisuke Matsui will join Vietnam's Sai Gon FC from Yokohama FC, the J. League first division club said Thursday. The 39-year-old, part of the 2010 World Cup squad that reached the last 16 in South Africa, has spent the past three seasons ...

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 ...

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 ...

Yokohama FC beats S-Pulse to equal previous J1 record

J. League Aug 23, 2020

Yokohama FC beats S-Pulse to equal previous J1 record

Yokohama FC edged Shimizu S-Pulse 3-2 for a milestone win on Saturday, with 19-year-old dynamo Koki Saito opening the scoring before Yusuke Minagawa and Yusuke Matsuo added goals either side of halftime. Shota Kaneko and Ryo Takeuchi found the net for S-Pulse, who traded blows ...