2021 Season

2021 Schedule
14-4-2, 2nd in Japanese J League
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48dESPN

Celtic appoint former Aus boss Postecoglou

Celtic have confirmed the appointment of former Australia boss Ange Postecoglou as their new manager on a 12-month rolling contract.

Late drama sees Suwon progress to AFC Champions League quarters (1:31)
232d
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235dAAP

Sydney FC end ACL campaign with draw

Sydney FC will turn their full attention to the A-League after their Asian Champions League campaign concluded with a 1-1 draw Yokohama F Marinos.

Yokohama win vs. Shanghai after Oscar misses penalty (2:43)
244d
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2yESPN

De Bruyne, Sterling net as City beat Yokohama

Manchester City ended their preseason tour of Asia on a high with a 3-1 win over Yokohama F. Marinos in Japan.

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2yJonathan Smith

Man City owners eye India club investment in '19

City Football Group (CFG) already owns Manchester City, New York City FC, Melbourne City, Yokohama F Marinos, Club Atletico Torque and FC Girona.

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3yAAP

Postecoglou avoids relegation in Japan

Ex-Socceroos boss Ange Postecoglou's Yokohama F Marinos have narrowly avoided a relegation playoff to remain in Japan's top flight.

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3yJohn Duerden

Vissel win saved Postecoglou job - source

The surprise 2-0 win for Yokohama F. Marinos at high-flying Vissel Kobe on Sunday went a long way to saving the job of coach Ange Postecoglou.

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5yStephanie Brantz

Brantz: How Melbourne fit into the CFG plan

With the help of the City Football Group, Melbourne City are building towards something special in the A-League, writes Stephanie Brantz.

2021 J Lge Table

TEAMGPWDLGDP
Kawasaki Frontale221840+3858
Yokohama F. Marinos201442+2346
Vissel Kobe221183+1441
Sagan Tosu221084+1538
Nagoya Grampus211146+737
Kashima Antlers221057+1235
FC Tokyo221057+135
Urawa Red Diamonds221057+135
Sanfrecce Hiroshima22796+230
Consadole Sapporo20857+129
Avispa Fukuoka22859-429
Cerezo Osaka21687+226
Shimizu S-Pulse22589-823
Shonan Bellmare22499-521
Gamba Osaka19559-720
Kashiwa Reysol226214-1020
Tokushima Vortis225512-1020
Vegalta Sendai213810-1717
Oita Trinita224414-1816
Yokohama FC222515-3711

RankingsJapanese J League

Goal Difference232nd
Goals Scored392nd
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded16Tied-3rd