2019 Schedule

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2019 Schedule
14-9-8, 6th in Japanese J League
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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.

2yPaul 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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3yMattias 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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4yTim 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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4yPA 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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4yAssociated 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.

2019 J Lge Standings

FC Tokyo311957+2062
Yokohama F. Marinos311948+2361
Kashima Antlers311786+2559
Kawasaki Frontale3215125+2557
Cerezo Osaka3116510+1253
Sanfrecce Hiroshima311498+1651
Oita Trinita3112109+446
Consadole Sapporo3112712+543
Gamba Osaka3191111038
Vissel Kobe3111515-438
Vegalta Sendai3111515-638
Nagoya Grampus319913-336
Urawa Red Diamonds329914-1536
Sagan Tosu3110516-1835
Shimizu S-Pulse3110516-2435
Shonan Bellmare319418-2431
Matsumoto Yamaga FC3161213-1530
Jubilo Iwata316718-2125

RankingsJapanese J League

Goal Difference165th
Goals Scored44Tied-7th
Goals Conceded284th