The Yokohama F. Marinos are enjoying their best start to a season in years, reaching second place in the league standings.
Yokohama F. Marinos players visited Nissan Global Headquarters last month to meet team supporters, with all eyes this season on a soccer championship.
I have not seen Barry Sanders in person since Dec. 3, 1988, the day he received the Heisman Trophy in Tokyo, for a college football season in which the Oklahoma State running back set over 30 NCAA individual records.
I am not usually a soccer enthusiast, but I become one at World Cup time, and here in Japan there’s been a fair amount to cheer about over recent years, particularly with the women’s team winning the World Cup this year and the men reaching the Round of 16 in 2010. My passion is baseball, which Japan offers in [...]