2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
21-10-7, 3rd in Japanese J League
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20dSam 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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50dFernando 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)
210d
Iniesta scores as Vissel Kobe reach AFC Champions League quarters (1:22)
365d
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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 Ladder

TEAMGPWDLGDP
Kawasaki Frontale382882+5392
Yokohama F. Marinos382477+4779
Vissel Kobe3821107+2673
Kashima Antlers3821611+2669
Nagoya Grampus3819910+1466
Urawa Red Diamonds3818911+763
Sagan Tosu38161111+859
Avispa Fukuoka38141212+554
FC Tokyo3815815-453
Consadole Sapporo3814915-251
Sanfrecce Hiroshima38121313+249
Cerezo Osaka3813916-448
Gamba Osaka3812818-1644
Shimizu S-Pulse38101216-1742
Kashiwa Reysol3812521-1941
Shonan Bellmare3871615-537
Tokushima Vortis3810622-2136
Oita Trinita389821-2435
Vegalta Sendai3851320-3128
Yokohama FC386923-4527

RankingsJapanese J League

Goal Difference26Tied-3rd
Goals Scored62Tied-3rd
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded36Tied-5th