2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
18-8-11, 6th in Japanese J League
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4yRob Brooks

More to come in Nabbout's fairy-tale run

Three years ago, Andrew Nabbout was released by a club in Malaysia's second division. Now he's earnt his spot in Australia's 23-man World Cup squad.

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4yAAP

Nabbout joins Urawa Red Diamonds

Newcastle Jets attacker Andrew Nabbout says leaving the A-League club for Japan is bittersweet but it's an opportunity he can't pass up.

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4yESPN staff

Mauricio bags brace in Urawa win

Urawa Red Diamonds claimed fifth place in the Club World Cup playoff on Tuesday, with a 3-2 win over Morocco's Wydad Casablanca.

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4yESPN staff

Al Jazira book CWC date with Real Madrid

Al Jazira set up a FIFA Club World Cup semifinal against European champions Real Madrid as they beat Urawa Red Diamonds 1-0 in Abu Dhabi.

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4yMichael Church

Silva strike secures ACL crown for Urawa

Rafael Silva's late goal secured Urawa Red Diamonds' first Asian Champions League crown in a decade as the J-League side defeated Al Hilal.

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4yMichael Church

ACL final: Al Hilal lose Eduardo vs. Urawa

A knee injury has ruled out Al Hilal midfielder Carlos Eduardo from the second leg of the AFC Champions League final against Urawa Reds on Saturday.

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4yMichael Church

Urawa eye ACL final win at Al Hilal

Urawa Reds hope to take a stride towards ending a 10-year continental title drought in the first leg of the AFC Champions League final vs. Al Hilal.

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4yMichael Church

Urawa knock out SIPG, advance to ACL final

Shanghai SIPG were knocked out of the AFC Champions League after Rafael Silva's 11th-minute goal helped Urawa Reds win their semi 2-1 on aggregate.

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4yMichael Church

Villas-Boas expects aggressive ACL semi

Andre Villas-Boas is expecting an attacking game as Shanghai SIPG play Urawa Red Diamonds with a place in the Asian Champions League final at stake.

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4yMichael Church

ACL SF: Hulk to return for SIPG vs. Urawa

Hulk is set to return for Shanghai SIPG as they attempt to see off Urawa Red Diamonds in the semifinal, second leg, of the 2017 AFC Champions League.

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4yMichael Church

ACL SF: Hulk scores as SIPG held by Urawa

Hulk was on target, but Shanghai SIPG were held to a 1-1 draw at home by Urawa Red Diamonds of Japan in the AFC Champions League semifinal first leg.

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4yMichael Church

Urawa Reds progress to ACL semifinals

Urawa Reds progressed to the Asian Champions League semifinals after beating Kawasaki Frontale 4-1 on the night and 5-4 on aggregate.

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4yMichael Church

Kawasaki outclass Urawa in ACL quarters

Kawasaki Frontale took a big step towards a first AFC Champions League semifinal with a 3-1 victory over Urawa Reds in a quarterfinal, first leg.

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4yAssociated Press

Chapecoense fall to Japan's Urawa Reds

Yuki Abe scored a penalty with two minutes left to give J-League side Urawa Reds a 1-0 victory over Brazil's Chapecoense.

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4yMichael Church

AFC Cup: Home Utd's tough draw to glory

Singapore's Home United will take on Ceres-Negros in the AFC Cup Zonal final in August, with the winners facing AFC Cup runners up FC Istiklol next.

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5yMichael Church

ACL: Elkeson strikes as Shanghai advance

Elkeson opened the scoring as Shanghai SIPG won 3-2 against Jiangsu Suning for a 5-3 aggregate victory in an AFC Champions League second-round match.

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5yMichael Church

Hulk powers Shanghai SIPG to ACL win

Hulk provided a goal and an assist as Shanghai SIPG beat Jiangsu Suning in a Round of 16 first-leg tie in the AFC Champions League on Wednesday.

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5yMichael Church

ACL: Hulk inspires SIPG, Kashima romp

Hulk inspired a Shanghai SIPG comeback win versus FC Seoul while Kashima Antlers won at Ulsan Hyundai in the AFC Champions League on Wednesday night.

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 Difference77th
Goals Scored458th
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded388th