J League Season Starts

A new J League soccer season kicked off on Saturday with newly promoted Kashiwa Reysol beating Shimizu S-Pulse 3-0 and Omiya Ardija drawing 3-3 at title favourites Kashima Antlers. (Click on the image below to view the full gallery.)

J League 2011

Jorge Wagner of Kashiwa Reysol celebrates scoring on the opening weekend of the 2011 J League season