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Urawa

(o͞orä`wä), city (1990 pop. 418,271), capital of Saitama prefecture, central Honshu, Japan. A suburb of the Tokyo-Yokohama Metropolitan Area, it is a commercial and industrial center.

Urawa

 

a city in Japan, on the island of Honshu. Capital of Saitama Prefecture. A satellite city of Tokyo. Population, 324,000 (1974). Industry is represented by metalworking, machine building, and the manufacture of textiles and chemical products. Urawa has a university.

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it's a 4-6 shot, but even more tempting is the 12-5 about Urawa taking all three points.
A scoreless draw between Guangzhou Evergrande and Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors meant Urawa were eliminated due to an inferior head-to-head record against the Korean side, leaving Mihailo Petrovic and his team ruing their performances against the 2006 winners when they lost points on both occasions from a winning position.
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So Urawa called in falcons - under the confusing name Project Eagle - in a bid to scare the ducks away.
Urawa were J-League champions in 2006 and won the Asian Champions League in 2007 but Japan's best-supported side are 10 points off the pace this season.
Man United's keeper was at fault yesterday when Urawa Red Diamonds took a surprise lead in the 2-2 draw in Saitama yesterday.
MANCHESTER United's Far East tour opened in disappointing fashion as J-League champions Urawa Red Diamonds held them in Japan.
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SIR Alex Ferguson has vowed to pay the J-Leaque the respect it deserves by fielding his strongest possible side in Manchester United's Far East tour opener against Urawa Red Diamonds.
The club has set up a trip which kicks off in Japan against Urawa Red Diamonds on July 17, then takes in games in South Korea and China before finishing with a match against a Malaysian select in Kuala Lumpur on July 27.
Shinji Ono, who just transferred from Dutch giant Feyenoord to the J-League's Urawa Reds, was added to Brazilian-born coach Zico's roster on the eve of the trip.
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