JEF United Chiba 0 - Nagoya Grampus Eight 2 (J-League, August 19, 2009) Australian international Josh Kennedy continued his amazing start to life in Japan with his fourth goal in five games, before Keiji Tamada scored a diving header to hand Nagoya the points.
Urawa Red Diamonds 1 - Kashiwa Reysol 4 (J-League, August 19, 2009) Second-bottom Kashiwa pulled off a major upset winning at the reigning champs. Yuki Otsu and Popo (superb strike) put the visitors 2-up before Marcus Tulio Tanaka powered home a header for Urawa. After the break Reysol added further goals from Franca and Otsu claimed his second.
Kyoto Sanga FC 0 - Shimizu S-Pulse 1 (J-League, August 19, 2009) Jungo Fujimoto hit a long-range free-kick to give Shimizu victory over Kyoto.