1991–92 Japan Soccer League

The 1991–92 season in Japanese football was the last of the old Japan Soccer League before the transition period into the J.League.

League tablesEdit

First DivisionEdit

Japan Soccer League First Division
Season1991–92
ChampionsYomiuri SC
5th title
RelegatedYamaha Motors
Toshiba
Hitachi
Honda
Asian Club ChampionshipYomiuri SC
Asian Cup Winners' CupNissan Motors SC
Matches played132
Goals scored318 (2.41 per match)
Top goalscorerToninho (18 goals)
Average attendance6,707
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Yomiuri S.C. 22 15 6 1 43 13 +30 51 Form J.League and 1992–93 Asian Club Championship
2 Nissan Motors 22 12 7 3 25 14 +11 43 Form J.League and 1992–93 Asian Cup Winners' Cup[a]
3 Yamaha Motors 22 11 3 8 30 31 −1 36 Form Japan Football League Division 1
4 Toshiba 22 7 9 6 26 24 +2 30
5 Matsushita Electric 22 7 8 7 25 27 −2 29 Form J.League
6 Mazda 22 7 6 9 30 23 +7 27
7 JR Furukawa 22 8 3 11 30 38 −8 27
8 ANA Club 22 6 7 9 20 23 −3 25
9 Hitachi 22 6 7 9 22 30 −8 25 Form Japan Football League Division 1
10 Honda 22 5 8 9 18 25 −7 23
11 Mitsubishi Motors 22 5 6 11 25 40 −15 21 Form J.League
12 Toyota Motors 22 4 8 10 24 30 −6 20
Source:[citation needed]
Notes:
  1. ^ By winning 1991 Emperor's Cup

Second DivisionEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion
1 Fujita Engineering 30 24 2 4 79 17 +62 74 Champions (not promoted, form Japan Football League Division 1)
2 Sumitomo 30 21 2 7 66 24 +42 65 Promoted to new J.League
3 Yanmar Diesel 30 20 5 5 56 17 +39 65 Form Japan Football League Division 1
4 Nippon Kokan 30 18 6 6 51 24 +27 60
5 Fujitsu 30 17 8 5 46 26 +20 59
6 Otsuka Pharmaceutical 30 15 5 10 45 32 +13 50
7 Tokyo Gas 30 12 10 8 30 28 +2 46
8 Kawasaki Steel 30 12 9 9 31 23 +8 45 Form Japan Football League Division 2
9 NTT Kanto 30 9 6 15 37 44 −7 33
10 Kofu Club 30 9 6 15 35 66 −31 33
11 Cosmo Oil Yokkaichi 30 8 5 17 27 53 −26 29
12 Chuo Bohan 30 7 6 17 33 52 −19 27
13 Toho Titanium 30 7 6 17 32 59 −27 27
14 Kyoto Shiko Club 30 5 7 18 21 57 −36 22
15 Tanabe Pharmaceutical 30 6 3 21 18 50 −32 21
16 Yomiuri S.C. Juniors 30 5 4 21 20 55 −35 19 Folded[a]
Source:[citation needed]
Notes:
  1. ^ Merges with parent club to form Verdy Kawasaki

Successor seasonsEdit

ReferencesEdit