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An English language blog following Yokohama F-Marinos from 5786 miles away in Glasgow, Scotland.

Fist Pumps & Clean Sheets: Three Seasons Under Yasuhiro Higuchi

In late November of 2014, Yokohama F-Marinos made the announcement that Yasuhiro Higuchi, our coach since 2012, would be stepping down at the end of the season. With his last game taking place against FC Tokyo at Ajinomoto stadium on … Continue reading

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New Season, New Uniform!

After a disappointing season 2014 and the fanfare of the close season, the new season is almost upon us. The ritual of watching through your fingers to see who will (and won’t) renew is over, the players are back at … Continue reading

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On Recent Events…

Despite a return to form on the pitch in recent weeks, it’s off the field issues that have earned the headlines for our beloved club in recent weeks. Of course, as a football fan it’s never nice to see your … Continue reading

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A Mid-Season Review…

Oh Spring. Are you really that necessary? Why do the seasons even change? Take me back to those halcyon days of winter when we swept aside the league champions to win the Emperor’s cup and kicked off the new league … Continue reading

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An ACL Defeat, Fan Photos and Musings on Marquinhos…

Melbourne Victory 1 – 0 Yokohama F-Marinos That was a hard one to take. Despite dominating possession for the entire second half, missing several gilt-edged chances and even rattling the crossbar from a Jungo free-kick, the ball just wouldn’t go … Continue reading

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Tricolore Pride 2014!

Welcome to Tricolore Pride and to season 2014! After several months of planning, we are excited to announce a huge revamp of the site for the new season! Last season was a successful year for F.Marinos, with victory in the Emperor’s … Continue reading

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A Day at the Game…

Watching football in Japan can be a fantastic experience. Clubs invest substantially in the ‘match day experience’ of their fans, and F.Marinos are no different. There’s plenty to see and do at the stadium in the hours before kick off. In … Continue reading

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A New Season…

After the disappointment suffered at the end of season 2013 when we managed to throw away a four point lead at the top of the table with just two games to go, F.Marinos fans are starting to gear up for … Continue reading

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Jubilo Iwata vs Yokohama F-Marinos – 22nd November 2013

With just three games left in this season’s J-league division one title race, league leaders Yokohama F-Marinos will head to already-relegated Jubilo Iwata in the hope of moving a step closer to lifting their first league title in a decade. … Continue reading

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Blog: The Run-in…

Yokohama F. Marinos might win the J-League division 1 title this year. Not a very brave prediction, I know, but I’m a bit scared to commit to the word ‘will’, and I’ll explain why. Despite the fact that we’re 2 … Continue reading

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