Shots on target: 2
Yellow cards: 1
Definitely a better Shimizu S-Pulse, but they should have won the game.
At least a very encouraging satrt for the season!
FULL TIME Shimizu S-Pulse 0 Kashima Antlers
90′ Dangerous free kick for Kashima! 4 minutes extra time.
87′ Free header for Kashima straight to keeper!
82′ Very dangerous cross by Kashima!
80′ Corner kick for S-Pulse. Headed directly to Keeper!
79′ Dangerous free kick for S-PUlse.
7′ The game is getting a bit ragged and chances are barely aborted!
75′ Dangerous pressure by S-Pulse.
72′ Corner Kick for S-Pulse!
70′ Chong Tese for Kitagawa.
68′ Duke in for Ishige!
66′ Corner kick for Kashima. Lucky save for S-Pulse!
63′ Great chance on counter attack wasted by S-Pulse! Followed immediately with corner kick for Kashima!
60′ Two crosses going begging for S-Pulse!
58′ Corner kick for Kashima. Inconclusive.
57′ Corner kick for Kashima. Free kick for Kashima.
55′ Domination by Kashima ending in corner kick.
53′ Dangerous free kick for Kashima outside the box on the left! Well saved by S-Pulse defense!
51′ Yet another dangerous cross by S-Pulse followed by one from Kashima barely cleared into corner kick! Barely saved by defense!
48′ Another dangerous cross by S-Pulse!
47′ Dangerous cross by S-Pulse, heading past right post!
45′ Very dangerous free kick just outside the box! Poor execution, easily caught by Rokutan!
45′ Kick off by Kashima.
Shimizu S=pulse showed great improvement last year with some real fight against a top-flight team and should easily led the Half time. Let’s hope they continue so and do better in a an increasingly brutal game as proved by already 3 yellow cards.
HALF TIME: Shimizu S-Pulse 0 Kashima Antlers O
45+2′ Dangerous free-kick for Kashima! Cleared away!
2 minutes extra time
44′ Crislan yllow-carded!
42′ Crislan poorly misses the penalty kick!
41′ Great action by S-Pulse! Penalty kick!
38′ Yellow card against Kashima!
33′ Great persistence by S-Pulse but Crislan’s shot flies wide over bar!
27′ Over ambitious shot at goal by Kashima flying high over the bar!
25′ Dangerous action ending in corner for Kashima. Barely kept out!
22′ Yellow card against Kashima. Free kick 35 Meters in front! inconclusive!
20′ One more corner from the right.
19′ Dangerous attack by S-Pulse on the left wing. Corner.
17′ Dangerous attack by Kashima on the right wing. Corner kick. Safely caught by Rokutan!
16′ Great pressure by S-Pulse but ball rolls past right post!
13′ Great pass by Crislan but the shot is so poor that the keeper holds the ball safe in the basket!
12′ Crislan hits the right post after a great presssure! but the next kick too weak and wide!
8′ Gross mistake by S-Pulse keeper who almost give a goal on a plate! The blocked kick fortunately rolls past the right post!
4′ First shot at goal by Kashima flying wide over the bar!
0′ Kick off by Shimizu S-Pulse
Sunny and slightly chilly with a little wind! Mount Fuji in the mist!
Kick off in a few minutes at 13:01!
Quite a few changes in the team composition compared to last year!
Players entering for pre-match practice!
Cheerleaders ready to enter the arena!
GK 13 Yuji ROKUTAN
DF 28 Yugo TATSUTA
DF HWANG Seok Ho
DF 4 FREIRE
DF 25 Ko MATSUBARA
MF 6 Ryo TAKEUCHI
MF 17 Yosuke KAWAI
MF 30 Shota KANEKO
MF 29 Hideki ISHIGE
MF 23 Koya KITAGAWA
FW 20 CRISLAN
GK 1 Yohei NISHIBE
DF 45 Makoto KAKUDA
DF 26 Hiroshi FUTAMI
MF 24 Chikashi MASUDA
MF 14 Jumpei KUSUKAMI
FW 19 Mitchell DUKE
FW 9 CHONG Tese
Team Manager: Jan Anders Jonsson
GK 1 KWON Sun Tae
DF 2 Atsuto UCHIDA
DF 5 Naomichi UEDA
DF 3 Gen SHOJI
DF 32 Koki ANZAI
MF 20 Kento MISAO
MF 4 LEO SILVA
MF 25 Yasushi ENDO
MF 30 Hiroki ABE
FW 9 Yuma SUZUKI
MF 10 Mu KANAZAKI
GK 21 Hitoshi SOGAHATA
DF 39 Tomoya INUKAI
DF 16 Shuto YAMAMOTO
MF 40 Mitsuo OGASAWARA
MF 6 Ryota NAGAKI
MF 8 Shoma DOI
FW 7 PEDRO JUNIOR
Referee: JUmpei IIDA
Assistant Referee： Satoshi KARAKAMI
Assistant Referee: Koji MURAKAMI
4th Official: Atsushi KAMIMURA
Shimizu S-Pulse is hosting Kashima Antlers for the first game of the 2018 J1 League Season with a new Team Manager and a quite a few recruits. This year the expectations are high after last year’s near disaster being avoided on the very last day. We are certainly looking forward to an entertaining afternoon!
Kick off at 13:03!
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