J1 Round 12: J League Season 34
Overview of the league Round 12: September 8
won 2-3, in spite of only 35% possession.
They received a red card and played with only ten players, but managed to hold on against home team’s last‐minute struggle to overtake them.
In this match, Tatsuro Matsumoto who had made top team debut in this season sometimes made a mistakes.’s
He have played 4 games, and the average rating is 3.9.
He should get more experience to play as a regular.
The Blue fell into third place from second.
It could be said that’s 2-0 victory was fair result.
The Hoops have good defense as well as higher teams have, but their offense is a bit inferior.
But it was enough to defeatwho have problems in their defense.
It was a Yusuke Bando.debut match for ’s new face
But he became one of the players who were responsible for the defeat.
have solid defense, on the other hand they are lacking of goals.
Home teamcould have had options playing more offensively.
Japan international Sanraku Minami who joined fishers showed decent play as a left back.
Away had chances, but the last season champion keep their winning streak.
This is still 12 round, but Kitazawa already received second red card in this season.
An attacking midfielder Jun Nishikawa scored two goals, and away won.
It’s not clear why Hidetora Narahashi didn’t play.
Home came from two goals behind for victory
Team of the Round
Jun Nishikawa who finally reached to Rec 5* had scored only one goal so far, but this round he found the net twice.’s