Maya Yoshida on the future of Japanese football (1:16)
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Japanese football to resume on April 25

Just 24 hours after the Tokyo Olympics were postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, Japanese football has announced plans to resume in April.

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Iniesta's Vissel ban singing due to coronavirus

Vissel Kobe have told fans not to sing, chant or wave flags in their season-opening clash with Yokohama FC due to the spread of coronavirus.

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Nine straight pen misses as Iniesta lifts cup

Vissel Kobe and Yokohama F Marinos missed nine consecutive spot kicks in the deciding penalty shootout as Andres Iniesta's team eventually won.

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'King Kazu' Miura extends Yokohama deal at 52

One of the longest careers in football has been extended after Kazuyoshi Miura, 52, signed a contract with J-League club Yokohama FC on Saturday.

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De Bruyne, Sterling net as City beat Yokohama

Manchester City ended their preseason tour of Asia on a high with a 3-1 win over Yokohama F. Marinos in Japan.

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Samper confirms Barca departure after 18 years

Sergi Samper, who has made one appearance this season, said his desire to play regular football again was the main reason behind his decision.

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Sources: Yoshida closing in on Singapore job

Former J-League manager Tatsuma Yoshida is in line to be appointed as next coach of the Singapore national team, sources have told ESPN.

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Postecoglou avoids relegation in Japan

Ex-Socceroos boss Ange Postecoglou's Yokohama F Marinos have narrowly avoided a relegation playoff to remain in Japan's top flight.

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Vissel player suspended for Iniesta injury leak

Club said Shunki Takahashi had told a friend via instant messaging that Iniesta, who joined in May, would not appear against Urawa Reds on Sept. 23.