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Gamba Osaka off to AFC Champions League flyer in Adelaide

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Adelaide (Australia) (AFP) – Japan’s former winners Gamba Osaka dominated their AFC Champions League Group H match, outclassing Australia’s Adelaide United 3-0 in Adelaide on Wednesday.

Gamba, the last Japanese club to lift the trophy with their final victory over Adelaide in 2008, were too organised and skilful for the inexperienced Reds team.

Gamba Osaka off to AFC Champions League flyer in Adelaide

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Adelaide (Australia) (AFP) – Japan’s former winners Gamba Osaka dominated their AFC Champions League Group H match, outclassing Australia’s Adelaide United 3-0 in Adelaide on Wednesday.

Gamba, the last Japanese club to lift the trophy with their final victory over Adelaide in 2008, were too organised and skilful for the inexperienced Reds team.

Nagoya Grampus v Gamba Osaka Nabisco Cup

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Nagoya Grampus hosted Gamba Osaka in a Nabisco Cup Quarter Final Second Leg yesterday in the teeming rain at Paloma Mizuho Stadium. The teams had fought out a 1-1 draw in Osaka so all was to play for in the return fixture, with a place in the semi-finals at stake.


Grampus took an early lead through Ryunosuke Noda, who had scored for Nagoya in the first leg.

Japan: Kashiwa secure 2012 Emperor’s Cup

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In the first major footballing showpiece final of this year, Kashiwa Reysol secured Japanese football's major domestic knockout competition when defeating Gamba Osaka 1-0 in the 2012 (yes, that is 2012 as opposed to 2013) Emperor's Cup final in the National Stadium in Tokyo.

Kashiwa Reysol went into the game as favourites, the team having finished the 2012 J-League 1 season in a respectable sixth place.

Gamba Osaka Umbro Expo ’70 Stadium 30th Anniversary Jerseys

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Currently in a disappointing seventeenth position in the 2012 Japanese J. League, Gamba Osaka (ガンバ大阪) has launched special edition Umbro jerseys to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the club's Expo...

Official ACL Update

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Former champions Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors and Gamba Osaka both registered timely first wins of the AFC Champions League this week as the Group Stage of the 2012 edition reached the halfway point with Al Jazira and Al Ittihad maintaining the only 100% records.

Last year's beaten finalists Jeonbuk ended Buriram United's perfect record in Group H as first half goals from Lee Dong-gook and substitute Seo Sang-min ensured the K-League champions bounced back from beginning the new continental campaign with back-to-back 5-1 defeats.

Ready to rock: J. League 2012 set for kick-off

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The 2012 J. League first division kicks off on March 10.

The fixture list has conjured a number of notable clashes, as Gamba Osaka welcome big-spending neighbours Vissel Kobe to Banpaku, Nagoya Grampus host Tokai rivals Shimizu S-Pulse at Toyota Stadium and Omiya Ardija entertain local rivals FC Tokyo at Omiya Park.

FC Tokyo aiming to step on the gas

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What does a club do when it has just won the second division at a canter and has been crowned national Cup champions for the first time in its history? Sign a new coach, if that club is FC Tokyo.
The capital outfit celebrated beating Kyoto Sanga 4-2 in the Emperor's Cup final on New Year's Day by officially announcing Serb tactician Ranko Popovic as its new coach barely a day later.

Gamba Osaka v Vegalta Sendai

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The Japanese Newcastle
Gamba Osaka 1-0 Vegalta Sendai (26:11:11)
Newcastle United fan Michael Hudson travels to Osaka to see the Japanese version of... Newcastle United...
There are two ways of getting from Nagoya to Osaka by train. The Shinkansen takes just under an hour and will set you back the best part of sixty quid each way; a combination of local and rapid trains is more than twice as long, half the price and perfectly timed to allow you to read at least halfway through the Blizzard while sitting next to a bloke in a gauze face mask whose head keeps falling against your right shoulder.

FIFA: Club World Cup Team Guide – Kashiwa Reysol

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Kashiwa Reysol secured the J-League title and a place in the FIFA Club World Cup as the host nation's representatives following a climatic finish to the season in Japan this weekend. The title triumph was all the more remarkable given that the team had only won promotion from the Japanese second division last season.

Three-way race for the J. League title

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And then there were three. Two familiar contenders, one plucky outsider and four league games are all that stand between Kashiwa Reysol, Gamba Osaka, Nagoya Grampus and the J. League title.
Autumn is especially beautiful across the Kantō Plain, when the deciduous leaves fall and a mellow sunlight light frames the back streets and alleys of one of the world's most populous regions.

Japan's never-ending Nabisco Cup nonsense

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The sight of Gamba Osaka running out at Expo '70 Stadium tonight is unlikely to fill their fans with hope. It's more likely to fill those in attendance with a sense of trepidation as the team currently leading the J. League standings does battle with defending Nabisco Cup champions Jubilo Iwata for a trophy no one genuinely wants to win.

Japan: Four way title battles ensures tight finish to season

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With twelve rounds of matches to play in the Japanese J-League there is an intriguing four way battle for title honours. Last season's champions Nagoya Grampus Eight are, along with Yokohama Marinos, just one point behind the top two of Gamba Osaka and Kashiwa Reysol (22 games, 43 points).

Gamba Osaka were involved in the tie of the weekend getting the better of  Kawasaki Frontale by six goals to three with Brazilian Rafinha scoring a hat-trick and helping stretch Gamba's unbeaten run to seven matches.

Gamba Osaka Umbro 20th Anniversary Memorial Jersey

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Japanese J-League title contenders Gamba Osaka (ガンバ大阪) have launched special edition outfield player and goalkeeper jerseys to commemorate the club's 20th Anniversary of existence. Though originally founded in 1980 as the soccer team of the Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd., the club did not evolve into Gamba Osaka until 1991.

J. League picks up the pieces after quake

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Five weeks after a devastating earthquake and subsequent tsunami caused widespread destruction in Japan's northern Miyagi Prefecture, the J. League finally resumes with five Round 7 games taking place on April 23.

Foremost among them is the clash between Kawasaki Frontale and Vegalta Sendai, with Sendai the city closest to the epicentre of the earth-shattering quake which struck on March 11.

Nabisco Cup 2011

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Following the devastating earthquake and tsunami that occurred in Japan on March 11, the J-League has rearranged the schedule for the Yamazaki Nabisco Cup.

The two group format has been abandoned in favor of a straight two-leg knock-out competition.

1st Round 1st Leg June 5

Urawa Reds vs Yamagata
Kashiwa Reysol vs Sendai
Yokohama F Marinos vs Vissell Kobe
Venforet Kofu vs Shimizu S-Pulse
Jubilo Iwata vs Fukuoka
Sanfrecce Hiroshima vs Kawasaki Frontale

1st Round 2nd Leg June 27

27 Jul Wed
Sendai vs Kashiwa Reysol
Yamagata vs Urawa Reds
Kawasaki Frontale vs
Shimizu S-Pulse vs Ventforet Kofu
Vissel Kobe vs Yokohama F Marinos
Fukuoka vs Jubilo Iwata

Second round two-leg games will take place on 14 September and 28 September when Omiya Ardija and Albirex Niigata will join the competition.

Japanese J. League

Gamba Osaka 2017 Umbro Home and Away Kits

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Former AFC Champions League, J1 League and Emperor's Cup winners Gamaba Osaka will once again wear kits from longtime technical partner Umbro Japan for their 2017 season. Among the most successful and well-supported of Japanese football clubs, Gamba Osaka will don their traditional black and blue stripes on their 2017 Umbro home jersey.

Gamba Osaka 2016 Umbro Home and Away Kits

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Umbro Japan have introduced the 2016 home and away kits of two-time J1 League champions [...]

Gamba Osaka 2015 AFC Champions League Umbro Home Kit

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Reigning Japanese J. League D1 and Emperor's Cup champions Gamba Osaka have been wearing a [...]

Gamba Osaka 2015 Umbro Home and Away Kits

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Gamba Osaka had a historic season last year when they won the Japanese J. League [...]

Gamba Osaka 2014 Umbro Home and Away Jerseys

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After one season in Japan's second tier of football, Gamba Osaka were promoted back to [...]

Gamba Osaka 2013 Umbro Home and Away Jerseys

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Japanese J. League Division 1 champions in 2005 and AFC Champions League winners in 2008, [...]

AFC Champions League

Last hurrah as Thompson steers Melbourne Victory into knock-outs

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Melbourne (AFP) Departing veteran Archie Thompson extended his Melbourne Victory career when he struck a rare AFC Champions League goal to steer his team into the last 16 on Tuesday.

Thompson, 37, who shed tears last week when announcing the end of his 11-year Victory stint, netted what turned out to be a crucial second goal in a tense 2-1 win over Gamba Osaka.

Last hurrah as Thompson steers Melbourne Victory into knock-outs

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Melbourne (AFP) Departing veteran Archie Thompson extended his Melbourne Victory career when he struck a rare AFC Champions League goal to steer his team into the last 16 on Tuesday.

Thompson, 37, who shed tears last week when announcing the end of his 11-year Victory stint, netted what turned out to be a crucial second goal in a tense 2-1 win over Gamba Osaka.

Asia: Tough challenges ahead for Asian football’s finest

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Asian football's two major continental tournaments have reached the knockout stages following the conclusion of the group stages this week.

The AFC Champions League is usually dominated by South Korean clubs but only two of this year's four representatives have made it through the group stage.

Second Chance For Persipura

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ASIAN soccer officials are tonight expected to deliver a verdict on whether Adelaide United was in breach of the regulations after fielding Cassio last week.

Asian Football Confederation officials tonight told AdelaideNow a decision will handed down tonight .

The Brazilian featured in the club's AFC Champions League qualifier against Indonesia's Persipura last Thursday but there was a question mark hanging over his appearance.

AFC: Champions and Cup review

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The group stages in the two major Asian club competitions have concluded on Wednesday and there was plenty of tension in the air. The remaining places in the Round of 16 stages of each competition were up for grabs and ensured some dramatic action on Matchday 6.

In the AFC Champions League there was virtually nothing left to play for in the east of the continent as all of the qualifiers from Groups E-H were known before kick-off.

China

Asian Champions League 2015: Eight players to watch as quarter finals kick off

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AFC Splits into East & West

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Many experts have long suggested that the AFC should split in two and create two separate confederations - East Asia and West Asia.

In a move that surprised many, the AFC has done just that with its flagship club competition, the AFC Champions League. From this year onwards the tournament will be split into two until the Final, still to be played over two legs, ensuring an East vs West final.

Definidos os confrontos das quartas de final da LC da Ásia

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Postado em 7/6/2011 Ã s 12:02 por Equipe Trivela.com


No sorteio das quartas de final da Liga dos Campeões da Ásia, realizado nesta terça-feira, destaque para o confronto entre o Jeonbuk Motors, da Coreia do Sul, e o Cerezo Osaka, do Japão.

O Jeonbuk eliminou o Tianjin Teda, da China, nas oitavas de final com uma vitória por 3 a 0, enquanto o Cerezo Osaka, do técnico brasileiro Levir Culpi, superou o rival Gamba Osaka, vencendo por 1 a 0.

Bayern Munich

Random Great Goals: Hugo Almeida Eats Lightning And Craps Thunder vs Inter Milan, 2005 (Video)

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By Chris Wright

The very moment Hugo Almeida became one with theuniverse

There are basically two fundamental approaches to free-kick taking: subtle, keeper-foiling rinky-dinkeryor ALL OUT, WORLD-ENDING BALLISTIC POWER.

Hugo Almeida, as it happens, favours the latter.

Can anyone stop Bayern Munich?

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Bayern Munich are a legendary team for the supporters of the notorious club, and football fans around the world. In recent times the German side have been very successful. They've won the Bundesliga title a total of 22 times, the DFB-Pokal 15 times, the DFB Liga-Pokal 6 times, they've been the UEFA Champions League winners on 4 occasions, the runners up in the European Cup on 4 occasions, and managed to claim the Europa League once back in 1996.

Gamba Osaka starlet set for Bayern loan

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Gamba Osaka forward Takashi Usami has confirmed he is to join Bayern Munich on a six-month loan deal.

Nagoya Grampus Eight

Asia: Title showdowns bring tension in Japan and Korea

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To coin a well-known footballing phrase, it's squeaky bum time in two of Asia's biggest leagues.

In Japan the title will go down to a last day showdown with any one from Kashiwa Reysol, Nagoya Grampus Eight and Gamba Osaka all capable of winning the championship. Kashiwa currently hold the advantage of topping the table with 69 points from 33 games whilst Nagoya and Osaka trail the leaders by just one and two points respectively with one round of matches to be played next weekend.

Agent Clarifies Honda Future

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Sport.co.uk understands that CSKA Moscow striker Keisuke Honda will not be leaving the club in the summer despite rumoured interest from Liverpool, Arsenal and AC Milan.
On the back of the Japanese international's superb performances at the World Cup finals last summer, the 24-year-old was lauded as the player of the tournament by Gunners boss Arsene Wenger, who alongside Kenny Dalglish and Serie A giants AC Milan, have been perpetually credited as admirers of the precocious youngster.

The Rest

Persija Fans Deserve Better Than Trofeo

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Today sees the return of the Trofeo Persija, the Kemayoran Tigers attempt at hosting a pre season event ahead of the big kick off.

For Persija fans this is a special day. They haven''t seen their heroes take to the field at Bung Karno since they hosted Gamba Osaka in a friendly in January 2015.

Footy on the Telly, April 13 – April 19

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We endeavor to make these listings as accurate and complete as possible, but matches get cancelled, broadcasters change their listings, we make mistakes, and so on. If you see an error or a new listing that we may have missed, let us know in the comment section and we'll update the listings.

Friday, April 13
12:00pm Greuther Fürth vs St.

Revs U-16 Herivaux continues to shine

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The accolades continue to pour for 15-year-old Zachary Herivaux, a member of the New England Revolution U-16 youth team. Herivaux, a midfielder who was named one of the top five U-17 players to watch in the world by FourFourTwo magazine in June, was recently named MVP of the Eastern Independent League (EIL).

Historia del Mundial de Clubes

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Del 8 al 18 de Diciembre se llevará a cabo la Octava edición del mundial de clubes en Japón, el antecedente directo del torneo fue la Copa Intercontinental,1 disputada entre los campeones de la Copa Libertadores de América (en representación de Sudamérica) y la Liga de Campeones de la UEFA (representando a Europa).

Jogo 0199/2011 - Amistoso - Coréia do Sul 4x0 Honduras

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Mais um jogo amistoso, foi realizado no dia 25/03/2011, na cidade de Seul, no Seul World Cup Stadium, onde jogaram as seleções da Coréia do Sul (29º no ranking da FIFA) e a seleção de Honduras (38º no ranking da FIFA).

Antes desse jogo, as 2 seleções jogaram:
Amistosos
1994Duncanville 11/06/1994 KOR3:0 (2:0)HON
Jogos Olímpicos
2008Shanghai 13/08/2008 KOR1:0 (1:0)HON First stage

O árbitro desse jogo, foi: Ryuji Sato-JAP

O primeiro gol foi de Lee Jung-Soo, aos 28 minutos do primeiro tmepo, ele que marcou seu quinto gol pela seleção nacional, ele que é jogador do Al Sadd-QAT

O segundo gol foi de Kim Jung-Woo, aos 8 minutos do segundo tempo, ele que é jogador do Sangju-KOR, que marcou seu quinto gol pela seleção nacional.