Posts Tagged ‘japan’

Sudden death despair for Aspire Qatar

Aspire Qatar suffered an agonising defeat on penalties to Kashiwa Reysol on Wednesday evening, with the Japanese side claiming seventh place in the Al Kass International Cup. Yet, for much of the match, Aspire appeared to be cruising to victory. Kashiwa went behind on 26 minutes after some poor...


PSG suffer shock elimination as Reysol progress

Paris Saint-Germain crashed out of the Al Kass International Cup in dramatic fashion last night, slumping to a second defeat at the hands of Kashiwa Reysol following their loss to FC Barcelona in the competition’s opening match on Monday. Last year’s runners-up and 2012 champions, PSG were among...


Barca bounce back to survive Kashiwa scare

Tournament newcomers Kashiwa Reysol made an instant impact at the Al Kass International Cup on Tuesday night, battling to a remarkable 2-2 draw against early favourites FC Barcelona. Putting on an organised, athletic display for the full 90 minutes, the Japanese outfit often dominated their Spanish...