2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
15-7-15, 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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6yAssociated 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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7yESPN 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 Frontale372872+5391
Yokohama F. Marinos372467+4778
Vissel Kobe3720107+2470
Kashima Antlers3720611+2566
Nagoya Grampus3719810+1465
Urawa Red Diamonds3718811+762
Sagan Tosu37161110+1059
Avispa Fukuoka37141112+553
FC Tokyo3715715-452
Consadole Sapporo3713915-348
Cerezo Osaka3713915-348
Sanfrecce Hiroshima37111313046
Gamba Osaka3712718-1643
Kashiwa Reysol3712520-1841
Shimizu S-Pulse3791216-1839
Shonan Bellmare3771515-536
Tokushima Vortis3710621-1936
Oita Trinita378821-2532
Vegalta Sendai3751319-3028
Yokohama FC376922-4427

RankingsJapanese J League

Goal Difference-412th
Goals Scored495th
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded53Tied-15th