Jef, Jubilo, Montedio Advance To Playoff

JEF, Jubilo, Montedio advance to playoffJEF United Chiba, Jublio Iwata and Montedio Yamagata have advanced to a playoff that decides the third and final promotion spot to the J.League’s top division.

Soccer: Jubilo Announce World Cup Midfielder Matsui Signing

Soccer: Jubilo announce World Cup midfielder Matsui signingFormer Japan international Daisuke Matsui has signed with the J-League's Jubilo Iwata, the J2-bound club announced on Tuesday.
The 32-year-old 2010 World Cup midfielder arrives from Poland's Lechia Gdansk. He last played in Japan 10 years ago with Kyoto Sanga before transferring to Le Mans of France.

Soccer: Japan Olympic Coach Sekizuka Named As New Jubilo Boss

Soccer: Japan Olympic coach Sekizuka named as new Jubilo bossJubilo Iwata on Sunday named Japan's London Olympic coach Takashi Sekizuka as the first division club's new manager.

Sekizuka returns to club management for the first time since leaving Kawasaki Frontale in 2009 and will take charge for Iwata's league game away to fellow strugglers Oita Trinita on May 25.