Soccer Feb 2, 2020

Yuta Nakayama nets second goal of season in win for Zwolle

Defender Yuta Nakayama netted the winner in PEC Zwolle's 1-0 win over Groningen in the Dutch top flight on Saturday. Nakayama broke the deadlock in the 43rd minute at MAC3Park Stadion, nailing a header off a corner kick for his second goal of the season. "I ...

Soccer Jan 18, 2020

Yuta Nakayama nets first goal for Zwolle in draw with Utrecht

Yuta Nakayama struck late to help PEC Zwolle snatch a 3-3 draw against Utrecht in the Dutch top flight on Friday. The defender found the net in the 89th minute at MAC3Park Stadion for his first goal in the Netherlands. Utrecht looked set for victory after ...

Soccer Jan 17, 2019

Yuta Nakayama chases dreams with move to Dutch club PEC Zwolle

Defender Yuta Nakayama said Tuesday he is "excited for a new challenge" at Dutch first-division side PEC Zwolle. At a news conference following his arrival at the club, the former Kashiwa Reysol and Japan under-21 center back said he believed the move to the Netherlands ...

Kashiwa defender Yuta Nakayama set to move to Netherlands

Soccer / J. League Jan 14, 2019

Kashiwa defender Yuta Nakayama set to move to Netherlands

Kashiwa Reysol defender Yuta Nakayama will transfer to Dutch first-division side PEC Zwolle, the J. League club announced Monday. The 21-year-old Nakayama has made 76 appearances in the Japanese first division since his debut in 2015. He won the J. League's Best Young Player award ...