TEN OF THE BEST: PATRIC

February 24, 2016

East Asian Soccer picks Ten of the Best personalities and players in the 2016 Asian Champions League. Number 4 – Patric The Brazilian has been the perfect foil for Gamba Osaka’s finesse laden attack including Takashi […]

TEN OF THE BEST: TAKUMA ASANO

February 22, 2016

East Asian Soccer picks Ten of the Best personalities and players in the 2016 Asian Champions League. Number 7 – Takuma Asano Twenty-one year old Takuma Asano is possibly the J-League’s next big export. The youngster took […]

TEN OF THE BEST: TOMOAKI MAKINO

February 20, 2016

East Asian Soccer picks Ten of the Best personalities and players in the 2016 Asian Champions League. Number 10 – Tomoaki Makino In a country where conformity is the norm, Tomoaki Makino stands tall as […]

GAMBA OSAKA INTO FINALS AS FC TOKYO DRAW A BLANK

November 23, 2015

Gamba Osaka has qualified for the 2016 Asian Champions League and resuscitated their J-League title hopes with a 4-0 drubbing of relegated Montedio Yamagata. Gamba will now meet Urawa Reds next Saturday to decide who […]

JAPAN’S TWO STAGE SYSTEM DISCUSSED

November 6, 2015

This year the J-League has reverted to a two stage format to decide who is Japanese soccer’s champion club side. A similar two stage system had been in place during the 90s and early 2000s, […]

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