2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
20-10-6, 3rd in Japanese J League
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9dSam Marsden and Moises Llorens

Laporta refuses to rule out Messi return

Barcelona president Joan Laporta has said he won't rule out bringing Lionel Messi and Andres Iniesta back after the signing of Dani Alves.

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39dFernando Palomo and Alex Kirkland

Iniesta: Barcelona can win Clasico, LaLiga

Former Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta has told ESPN that his ex-side "have the team to win the Clasico and LaLiga."

Iniesta gets cake for Kobe contract extension on his birthday (0:33)
199d
Iniesta scores as Vissel Kobe reach AFC Champions League quarters (1:22)
354d
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2yJohn Duerden

Iniesta's Vissel ban singing due to coronavirus

Vissel Kobe have told fans not to sing, chant or wave flags in their season-opening clash with Yokohama FC due to the spread of coronavirus.

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2yJohn Duerden

Nine straight pen misses as Iniesta lifts cup

Vissel Kobe and Yokohama F Marinos missed nine consecutive spot kicks in the deciding penalty shootout as Andres Iniesta's team eventually won.

2021 J Lge Standings

TEAMGPWDLGDP
Kawasaki Frontale362772+5088
Yokohama F. Marinos362367+4575
Vissel Kobe3620106+2670
Nagoya Grampus361989+1565
Kashima Antlers3619611+2463
Urawa Red Diamonds3618810+862
Sagan Tosu3616119+1159
Avispa Fukuoka36141012+552
FC Tokyo3614715-549
Sanfrecce Hiroshima36111312+146
Cerezo Osaka3612915-445
Consadole Sapporo3612915-545
Gamba Osaka3612717-1343
Kashiwa Reysol3612519-1641
Shonan Bellmare3671514-436
Shimizu S-Pulse3681216-1936
Tokushima Vortis369621-2033
Oita Trinita367821-2729
Vegalta Sendai3651219-3027
Yokohama FC366921-4227

RankingsJapanese J League

Goal Difference263rd
Goals Scored60Tied-3rd
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded34Tied-4th