The Regista Diaries – June 2, 2021

A new column has started from a few weeks and we’re trying to bring forward this weekly appointment. Every weekend we’re gonna try to watch two games, one from J1 and one from J2. Maybe sometimes there will be space for J3 in the int’l breaks, but those two will be our main topic. “The […]

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Regional preview: Kyushu (North)

Shame on me, I forgot that there were a lot of teams on the island of Kyushu. Their preview is split into north & south. We start our previews in the north, where two clubs are looking to bounce back from relegation, and others are hoping to get some consolidation.   Giravanz Kitakyushu Stadium: Mikuni […]

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Talking point: Kyushu calling

Lots of talking points from the first round of J1 & J2 games. We could talk about what is surely a statistical anomaly of only one home win in J1. Or the fact that none of the relegated teams won their first game in J2. Or that Urawa Reds midfielder Yuki Abe played the last […]

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