2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
5-6-5, 9th in Japanese J League
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2yAAP

Victory suffer late Champions League defeat

Sanfrecce Hiroshima denied Keisuke Honda on his Japanese homecoming, finding a late goal to dent Melbourne Victory's AFC Champions League ambitions.

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3yPaul Murphy

Sanfrecce Hiroshima loan Teerasil Dangda

Teerasil Dangda will become the second Thai international in the J.League's top tier next year having sealed a one-year loan with Sanfrecce Hiroshima.

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5yMattias Karen

Asano impressing ahead of Arsenal move

Arsenal announced an agreement earlier this month to buy the Japan international but the transfer is still pending a medical and regulatory processes.

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5yTim Vickery

Vickery: Difficult semi for River Plate

River Plate are seeking to avoid the semifinal banana skin that is Sanfrecce Hiroshima at the Club World Cup, writes Tim Vickery.

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5yPA Sport

Sanfrecce 2-0 Auckland: Hosts progress

Sanfrecce Hiroshima reached the quarterfinals of the FIFA Club World Cup with a 2-0 playoff win over Auckland City.

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5yAssociated Press

J-League: Sanfrecce Hiroshima win first leg

Sanfrecce Hiroshima scored twice in stoppage time to beat Gamba Osaka 3-2 away in the first leg of the J-League final on Wednesday.

2021 J Lge Ladder

TEAMGPWDLGDP
Kawasaki Frontale161330+2942
Nagoya Grampus171124+1035
Sagan Tosu15843+1428
Yokohama F. Marinos13832+1527
Avispa Fukuoka15744+225
Kashima Antlers14734+924
Vissel Kobe14662+624
Cerezo Osaka15645+422
Sanfrecce Hiroshima16565+121
Urawa Red Diamonds13625-420
FC Tokyo14536-318
Tokushima Vortis15528-617
Consadole Sapporo12435+115
Shonan Bellmare14365-215
Kashiwa Reysol14419-713
Shimizu S-Pulse14266-812
Oita Trinita13238-119
Gamba Osaka10145-67
Vegalta Sendai14149-187
Yokohama FC141310-266

RankingsJapanese J League

Goal Difference1Tied-9th
Goals Scored18Tied-10th
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded17Tied-11th