Soccer: Gamba keep slim title hopes alive with comeback win at Urawa
Soccer: Gamba keep slim title hopes alive with comeback win at Urawa

Gamba Osaka kept their slender hopes of a J-League first-division title alive Sunday after coming from behind to beat Urawa Reds 2-1.The only side with a mathematical chance of catching runaway leaders Kawasaki Frontale, Gamba needed a win to avoid bowing out of the title race.Their hopes hung by a thread when former Cologne defender Tomoaki Makino tapped home for the hosts in the 62nd minute at Saitama Stadium.But former Bayern Munich winger Takashi Usami leveled the scores four minutes later, and defender Ryu Takao headed home off a corner in the 81st minute to secure the three points.With f…

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