J League

Godzilla attempts penalty with tail before J-League match, fails

https://www.youtube.com/embed/-TywtbX4dGU To promote the upcoming release of Godzilla Resurgence in Japan, a person in a Godzilla costume attempted a penalty with its tail before a J-League match between Kawasaki Frontale and FC Toyko over the weekend. With Kawasaki Frontale’s dolphin mascot in goal, the spinning tail-whip shot failed, leaving the job up to co-star Hiroki …

The Week’s Best Goals Are Turning Japanese (I Really Think So)

By Dan Stelly Photo via Sporting News Quincy Amarikwa pulled off a spectacular, swerving chip to help the San Jose Earthquakes top the Portland Timbers and stay perfect on the new campaign. [Source: Streamable] You won’t see a better touch at full speed, under pressure, and closing in on the six-yard box. Actually, you might …

You Don’t Need to Visit Dortmund for a Taste of the Yellow Wall

Kashiwa Reysol’s Supporters Are Among the J-League’s Fiercest By Dan Stelly | Photo via sprmbrs41 Tenants: Kashiwa Reysol Location: Kashiwa, Chiba Capacity: 15,900 Opened: 1985 Just under 6,000 miles from Borussia Dortmund’s Westfalenstadion lies Hitachi Kashiwa Soccer Stadium and Japan’s very own yellow wall. Though the Chiba-based ground would hold less than a quarter of …