Honda returns to Japan squad for March friendlies

Mar 15, 2018

Keisuke Honda was among 26 players named on Thursday by Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic for two friendlies against Mali and Ukraine at the end of March

Guangzhou Evergrande wins again in Asian Champions League

Mar 14, 2018

Nemanja Gudelj and Alan Carvalho scored a goal each to give big-spending Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande a 2-0 win over Jeju United in the Asian Champions League

Shanghai advances to Asian Champions League knockout stage

Mar 14, 2018

Elkeson scored a second-half goal to give Shanghai SIPG a 1-0 win at Ulsan Horangi and put the Chinese team into the knockout stage of the Asian Champions League

Korea turns to in-form Son Heung-min for European tests

Mar 12, 2018

South Korea is expecting Son Heung-min to lead the line against Northern Ireland in Belfast on March 24 and Poland in Chorzow four days later in preparations for the 2018 World Cup

J-League game briefly stopped after fans upset goalkeeper

Mar 10, 2018

A J-League match between Kashiwa Reysol and Cerezo Osaka was briefly stopped when Osaka's South Korean goalkeeper Kim Jin-Hyeon complained of fan abuse

Kawasaki Frontale beats winless Gamba Osaka in J-League

Mar 10, 2018

Brazilian defender Eduardo Neto scored his first goal of the season on Saturday as defending champion Kawasaki Frontale beat winless Gamba Osaka 2-0 in the J-League

Cannavaro, Guangzhou win in Asian Champions League

Mar 6, 2018

Fabio Cannavaro earned his first victory in his second spell as coach of Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande

FIFA ban on competitive games in Iraq affects AFC Cup clubs

Mar 5, 2018

The Asian Football Confederation says it cannot allow two Iraqi clubs to host matches in the AFC Cup this month because of security risks

Hiroshima beats Urawa 2-1 in opening round of J-League

Mar 4, 2018

Kosei Shibasaki and Sho Inagaki scored second-half goals as Sanfrecce Hiroshima beat Urawa Reds 2-1 away on Sunday in the first round of the J-League's 2018 season.

The Latest: Bach hails Koreas cooperation at Olympics

Feb 25, 2018

The IOC president, Thomas Bach, says that by marching together at the Winter Games, athletes from South and North Korea showed they both believe in "a peaceful future."