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Kashima Antlers win J-League title for the eighth time

Kashima Antlers won the J-League title on Saturday.

SAITAMA, Japan -- Kashima Antlers earned their eighth J-League title by beating Urawa Reds 2-1 in the second leg of the final on Saturday.

Antlers lost the first leg 1-0 on Tuesday but clinched the title on away goals after the final finished 2-2 on aggregate.

Former Antlers striker Shinzo Koroki put Urawa ahead with a right-footed volley in the seventh minute, and Mu Kanezaki equalized with a header for the visitors five minutes before the break.

Kanezaki sealed the win with 11 minutes remaining...

 By John Duerden

Should Shinji Kagawa leave Borussia Dortmund and return to the J.League?

Shinji Kagawa has struggled since returning to Germany, but he still has plenty to offer a top club.

There are rumours in the Japanese media that Shinji Kagawa could leave Borussia Dortmund in January to return home and sign for J.League club Yokohama F. Marinos.

ESPN FC asks whether he should stay or go.

Time to go

The main reason the playmaker should take his talents home is he is no longer an automatic pick for his current club. Since returning from a mixed spell with Manchester United in the summer of 2014, Kagawa has struggled to recapture the form that made him a star in his first German...

 By Chris Wright

Godzilla tries to take penalty before J-League clash ... fails badly

In order to promote the Japanese release of the new "Godzilla: Resurgence" movie, someone in a cumbersome Godzilla costume was made to take a penalty before the J-League match between Kawasaki Frontale and FC Toyko.

With a big blue dolphin to beat, Godzilla was also tasked with dispatching the spot kick using nothing but his tail.

That went about as well as we expected.

Chris covers the funny side of the game for ESPN FC in the Toe Poke blog.