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ACL: Kawasaki beats Mariners, controls Group H

ACL: Kawasaki beats Mariners, controls Group H

Brazilian Renatinho's 80th minute header gave Kawasaki a 2-1 win over Central Coast Mariners on Tuesday and control of Group H in the Asian Champions League.
Juninho scored a minute into the second half to give the hosts the lead with a close range shot from a deflection by the Central Coast goalkeeper..
Forward Matt Simon leveled in the 59th minute with a right-foot shot that beat Kawasaki goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima.
Renatinho scored the winner when he rose up to head in a cross from midfielder Hiroyuki Taniguchi with 10 minutes left in regulation.
Kawasaki leads the group with 10 points from four matches, including home and away wins over the Central Coast.
Brazilian Vitor Junior came close in the final minute of the first half with a header off a cross from Juninho that was inches wide of the left post.