2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
13-7-13, 9th in Japanese J League
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3yJohn Duerden, Asia correspondent

FC Tokyo to hire Andres Iniesta impersonator

Iniesta arrived in Japan from Barcelona last month but, after two J-League appearances, has returned to Spain for a few days.

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4yPaul Murphy

Jakkit first Thai to score in J.League

FC Tokyo Under-23 winger Jakkit Wachpirom has made history by becoming the first player from Thailand to score in the J.League.

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5yJohn Duerden

J.League kicks off with China in sight

The 207 J.League started over the weekend with hopes of regaining the spotlight from the Chinese Super League as Asia's top domestic competition.

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5yAssociated Press

FC Tokyo win to open ACL knockout stage

Kota Mizunuma scored twice as FC Tokyo opened the Round of 16 in the Asian Champions League with a 2-1 win over Shanghai SIPG on Tuesday.

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6yAssociated Press

AFC CL: Urawa Red Diamonds reach last 16

Japanese club Urawa Red Diamonds advanced to the round of 16 of the Asian Champions League after playing out a goalless draw against Sydney FC.

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6yESPN staff

FC Tokyo sign 'Japanese Messi'

The 13-year-old Kubo signed with Barcelona in 2011 to train at La Masia academy but had to return to Japan after the club's transfer ban.

7yMiguel Delaney

Mourinho coy on Chelsea's Muto interest

Jose Mourinho has remained coy about Chelsea's reported bid for FC Tokyo forward Yoshinori Muto but said the club would never sign a player out of purely commercial interests.

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7yESPN staff

Chelsea bid for FC Tokyo's Muto

Naoki Ogane confirmed that the London club have put in a bid for Muto for a fee reported to be in the £4 million region.

2021 J Lge Standings

TEAMGPWDLGDP
Kawasaki Frontale332661+4984
Yokohama F. Marinos332265+3972
Vissel Kobe3317106+2161
Nagoya Grampus331779+1158
Urawa Red Diamonds331779+858
Kashima Antlers3317511+2056
Sagan Tosu3314109+852
Avispa Fukuoka3313812+447
FC Tokyo3313713+146
Sanfrecce Hiroshima33111210+545
Consadole Sapporo3312714-443
Cerezo Osaka3311913-142
Gamba Osaka3310716-1337
Kashiwa Reysol3311418-1537
Shimizu S-Pulse3371115-1632
Shonan Bellmare3361314-631
Tokushima Vortis338619-2030
Oita Trinita337719-2528
Vegalta Sendai3351117-2626
Yokohama FC336720-4025

RankingsJapanese J League

Goal Difference110th
Goals Scored436th
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded42Tied-12th