2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
20-5-4, 2nd in Japanese J League
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103dESPN

Celtic appoint former Aus boss Postecoglou

Celtic have confirmed the appointment of former Australia boss Ange Postecoglou as their new manager on a 12-month rolling contract.

Late drama sees Suwon progress to AFC Champions League quarters (1:31)
288d
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291dAAP

Sydney FC end ACL campaign with draw

Sydney FC will turn their full attention to the A-League after their Asian Champions League campaign concluded with a 1-1 draw Yokohama F Marinos.

Yokohama win vs. Shanghai after Oscar misses penalty (2:43)
300d
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2yESPN

De Bruyne, Sterling net as City beat Yokohama

Manchester City ended their preseason tour of Asia on a high with a 3-1 win over Yokohama F. Marinos in Japan.

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3yJonathan Smith

Man City owners eye India club investment in '19

City Football Group (CFG) already owns Manchester City, New York City FC, Melbourne City, Yokohama F Marinos, Club Atletico Torque and FC Girona.

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3yAAP

Postecoglou avoids relegation in Japan

Ex-Socceroos boss Ange Postecoglou's Yokohama F Marinos have narrowly avoided a relegation playoff to remain in Japan's top flight.

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3yJohn Duerden

Vissel win saved Postecoglou job - source

The surprise 2-0 win for Yokohama F. Marinos at high-flying Vissel Kobe on Sunday went a long way to saving the job of coach Ange Postecoglou.

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5yStephanie Brantz

Brantz: How Melbourne fit into the CFG plan

With the help of the City Football Group, Melbourne City are building towards something special in the A-League, writes Stephanie Brantz.

2021 J Lge Standings

TEAMGPWDLGDP
Kawasaki Frontale282161+4369
Yokohama F. Marinos292054+3865
Nagoya Grampus291658+1153
Vissel Kobe281495+1651
Sagan Tosu291496+1551
Urawa Red Diamonds291568+751
Kashima Antlers291559+2050
FC Tokyo2913610+445
Avispa Fukuoka2912710+343
Sanfrecce Hiroshima299128+539
Consadole Sapporo2911612-539
Cerezo Osaka299911-136
Kashiwa Reysol2910316-1133
Gamba Osaka298615-1130
Shimizu S-Pulse2961112-1329
Shonan Bellmare2951212-527
Tokushima Vortis296518-2223
Vegalta Sendai2941015-2522
Oita Trinita295618-2721
Yokohama FC294619-4218

RankingsJapanese J League

Goal Difference382nd
Goals Scored641st
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded26Tied-4th