Yoshito Okubo nets landmark 150th J.League goal

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(EDITORIAL USE ONLY) xxx during the J.League match between Kawasaki Frontale and Nagoya Grampus at Kawasaki Todoroki Stadium on September 19, 2015 in Kawasaki, Japan.

striker became the fourth player in J.League history to score 150 goals in the J1 League.

The veteran moved into the illustrious company of Marquinhos, Hisato Sato and Masashi Nakayama with his hat-trick against Nagoya Grampus on Saturday.

His third career hat-trick also moved him into the lead of the first division scoring charts with 19 goals this season, one clear of Takashi Usami.

2014’s first division top scorer after joining Frontale the year before, the Fukuoka-born forward has plied his trade in the Germany’s Bundesliga and Spain’s Primera Liga.

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