Matchday 9 2017 Preview – Tokyo Verdy v Thespa Kusatsu Gunma


Matchday 9 2017 Preview – Tokyo Verdy v Thespa Kusatsu Gunma

Verdy’s 9th game of the 2017 J2 season is Home to Thespa Kusatsu Gunma at Ajinomoto Stadium. Its 2 defeats on the trot for Verdy after the 5 game unbeaten run but Verdy still sit in 3rd place, this game Gunma are the visitors, Gunma see themselves rock bottom of the Division 2 table with only a point to their name. The last time these 2 teams played each other Verdy lost 2-1 at Ajinomoto Stadium on Matchday 25 in the 2016 Season. Yoshiaki Takagi with the goal for Verdy and Yuko Takase and Yuya Yamagishi with the goals for Gunma, let’s have a look at the head to head between both sides – Verdy have 14 wins, 7 Draws, Gunma have 5 wins, let’s hope Verdy can get back to winning ways and get those 3 points. LET’S FIGHT TOWARDS VICTORY.

Last Game –
Tokyo Verdy’s XI
v Yamagata (Sat 15th Apr)
Shibasaki

Ibayashi-Hatanaka-Taira

Koki Anzai -Uchida-Chugo-Kaz Anzai

Y Takagi-Kajikawa-Pinheiro

Bench – Naito, Tamura, D Takagi, Hashimoto, Watanabe, Nakano, Vieira

Subs – Masaki Chugo Off, Hideo Hashimoto On (75’) – Ryota Kajikawa Off, Douglas Vieira On (79’)

Last 5 Results – Tokyo Verdy and Thespa Kusatsu Gunma (League –This Season)

Tokyo Verdy – W W W L L
Thespa Kusatsu Gunma – L L L D L

Look At Our Opponents –
Let’s have a look at Gunma’s last game against Mito Hollyhock last weekend, Gunma lost their seventh game of the season after they lost 1-0 at home against Mito Hollyhock, the only goal of the game came from Mito’s striker Ryohei Hayashi on the 21st minute.

GK Shimizu
DF Funatsu
DF Kawagishi
DF Park (Kun)
MF Yamagishi
MF Okaniwa (Off, 66’)
MF Kawata
MF Abe
FW Ishida (Off, 30’)
FW Okada (Off, 51’)
FW Takai

Subs
GK Park (Seung Ri)
DF Ichiyanagi
MF Deoka (On, 66’)
MF Matsushita
MF Suzuki
FW Kobayashi (On, 51’)
FW Takahashi (On, 30’)

Here are the fixtures for Matchday 9 of the 2017 Season –

Saturday, 22nd April
Mito Hollyhock v Avispa Fukuoka
Nagoya Grampus v Renofa Yamaguchi
Machida Zelvia v Tokushima Vortis
Kyoto Sanga v Matsumoto Yamaga
Ehime FC v V-Varen Nagasaki
Shonan Bellmare v Oita Trinita
Yokohama FC v JEF United Chiba

Sunday, 23rd April
Fagiano Okayama v Montedio Yamagata
Kamatamare Sanuki v FC Gifu
Zweigen Kanazawa v Roasso Kumamoto

Come on Verdy!

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