Goals from the J-League: Urawa Reds keep the pressure on Kashima

Urawa Reds Diamonds 2 – Sanfrecce Hiroshima 1 (J-League, July 11, 2009) Brazilian forward Edmilson, who missed cashing in on a penalty in the 76th minute, scored twice in the 68th and 84th minutes to give Urawa a 2-1 victory over Sanfrecce Hiroshima.

Albirex Niigata 2 – Kawasaki Frontale 2 (J-League, July 11, 2009) Niigata were held to a draw by Kawasaki as Brazilian striker Juninho scored an equaliser for Kawasaki in injury time.

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Real Salt Lake 1 – Club America 0 (XanGo Cup, July 11, 2009) A superb shot from Javier Morales in the 54th minute, which flew from the left hand side of the box over Club America keeper Armando Navarrete into the far post, was the difference between the sides.