Goalkeeper Kim Seung-Gyu puts in a man-of-the-match performance as Vissel Kobe beat last year's runners-up Gamba Osaka 1-0.
Kawasaki Frontale defeated Urawa Reds 2-1 to reclaim the Japanese J-League lead.
Gamba Osaka held on for 1-0 victory over Sanfrecce Hiroshima at home.
Godzilla tried to take a penalty before Kawasaki Frontale hosted FC Tokyo in the Japanese J-League capital derby but it didn't go as planned.
Tampines midfielder Hafiz Sujad refuses to entertain thoughts of stardom as he continues to strive for consistency for the Singapore national team.
Japan's professional football league has announced a 10-year, $2 billion deal with the British-based Perform Group for online matches.