2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
28-7-2, 1st in Japanese J League
Photo by Masashi Hara/Getty Images
2yReuters

Lampard finds positives in Kawasaki defeat

Frank Lampard spoke of his excitement at working with Kurt Zouma and Mason Mount following Chelsea's 1-0 preseason defeat against Kawasaki Frontale.

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4yAAP

Barbarouses fires late winner for Victory

A brilliant late strike from Melbourne Victory's Kosta Barbarouses has sealed a stunning 1-0 Asian Champions League win over Kawasaki Frontale.

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4yAAP

Victory to 'dictate terms' against Kawasaki

Melbourne Victory are pinning their AFC Champions League hopes on a bold, attacking strategy against Kawasaki Frontale in Tuesday's pivotal clash.

Photo credit should read TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images
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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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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5yJohn Duerden

ACL: Guangzhou, Kawasaki into last eight

A second-half goal by Paulinho took Guangzhou Evergrande into the last eight of the AFC Champions League, despite a 2-1 second-leg loss at Kashima.

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5yPaul Murphy

Muang Thong blow lead against Kawasaki

Teerasil Dangda gave Muang Thong a first-half lead, but the Thais were over run by Kawasaki 3-1 in their R16 AFC Champions League first leg at home.

LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA/AFP/Getty Images
5yJohn Duerden

ACL: Paulinho gives Guangzhou R16 edge

A 75th-minute goal by Brazil midfielder Paulinho gave Guangzhou Evergrande victory over Kashima in an AFC Champions League Round of 16 first leg tie.

Paul Murphy ESPN FC
5yPaul Murphy

Muang Thong can upset Kawasaki - Kawin

Despite domestic woes, head coach Totchtawan Sripan says Muang Thong United are ready to make history as they target a place in the ACL quarterfinals.

Paul Murphy ESPN FC
5yPaul Murphy

Muang Thong have nothing to fear

Thai underdogs Muang Thong United have nothing to fear, despite entering new ground in the AFC Champions League knockout stages, writes Paul Murphy.

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5yJohn Duerden

ACL: Goulart brace enough for Guangzhou

A brace by Ricardo Goulart gave Guangzhou Evergrande a 2-2 draw with Suwon Bluewings and a place in the knockout stages of the AFC Champions League.

2021 J Lge Ladder

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 Difference531st
Goals Scored802nd
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded271st