Category archive - J. League

Sanfrecce looking for first win

Sanfrecce looking for first win

By Anthony D

Round Two of the J.League kicks off at 1pm JST as Sanfrecce Hiroshima travel to chilly Niigata to play Albirex.

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Urawa shock Sanfrecce at home

Urawa shock Sanfrecce at home

By Anthony D

The J.League season opened last weekend and for the first time in the competition’s 20 year history without the familiar name of Gamba Osaka in the fixture list something seemed amiss.

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Top 10 Transfers from Japanese Transfer Window

Top 10 Transfers from Japanese Transfer Window

By Mario Kawata

With the transfer window in Japan now closed, we look back on the top ten moves of the winter transfer window.

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JTalk Podcast is back!

JTalk Podcast is back!

By Paul Williams

In great news for fans of the Japanese game, the JTalk Podcast is back for 2013!

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The Rumario Mill

The Rumario Mill

By Mario Kawata (follow Mario on twitter @MarioUrawa)

The big story of the week was the departure of Kensuke Nagai and Yuji Ono to Belgian club Standard Liege, the home of Japanese goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima.

Mario looks in depth at that move and the other stories making news this week.

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The Rumario Mill

The Rumario Mill

By Mario Kawata (follow Mario on twitter @MarioUrawa)

It’s been a big week of signings for J.League clubs, as clubs finalise preparations for the 2013. Back with all the news is our man Mario Kawata.

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The Rumario Mill

The Rumario Mill

By Mario Kawata (follow Mario on twitter @MarioUrawa)

A week is a long time in Football, and so it has proved again with plenty of action happening in Japan as clubs prepare for the 2013 J.League season.

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The Rumario Mill

The Rumario Mill

By Mario Kawata (follow Mario on twitter @MarioUrawa)

As the festive season comes and goes, the news and rumours from the Land of the Rising Sun don’t stop and neither does our hard-working correspondent Mario who once again brings us The Rumario Mill.

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The Rumario Mill

The Rumario Mill

By Mario Kawata (follow Mario on twitter @MarioUrawa)

With Christmas just days away and the final stages of the Emperors Cup taking place, there is still plenty of news doing the rounds in the Land of the Rising Sun.

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The Rumario Mill

The Rumario Mill

By Mario Kawata (follow Mario on twitter @MarioUrawa)

With the J. League season over, clubs are now assessing how they can strengthen their squads and it’s already leading to a lot of news and transfer speculation.

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