"I don't believe any decision will be made on the basis of one game. He may not have had full control of the game but I haven't heard any complaints about specific decisions."
Japanese soccer federation official Hideto Teshima
says there won't be repercussions after referee Masaaki Iemoto
's performance in the J-League opener between Kashima
Antlers and Sanfrecce Hiroshima. Iemoto allowed Hiroshima to retake two missed penalty kicks, showed three red cards and 11 yellow cards, and disallowed two Kashima goals in the Hiroshima win. (Reuters)