The latest news from Yokohama F. Marinos
The owners of the City Football Group are close to adding a Chinese club to their football portfolio.
Former Australia coach Ange Postecoglou, who quit last month after guiding the Socceroos to the World Cup, will manage Yokohama F-Marinos in Japan next season, the club announced Tuesday.
Twinkle-toed Japanese footballer Kazuyoshi Miura has racked up another astonishing landmark by eclipsing former England great Stanley Matthews in the record books with his second professional appearance since turning 50.
Japanese legend and forward Kazuyoshi Miura started in Yokohama FC's season-opening 1-0 win over Matsumoto Yamaga in J2 League on Sunday.
Urawa Reds secured top spot in the J-League overall standings after a 1-1 home draw with Yokohama F-Marinos on Thursday, keeping alive their hopes of a domestic treble.
Barcelona were mobbed by Japanese fans on Monday after holding their first training session at the FIFA Club World Cup.