1997 J.League

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Statistics of J.League in the 1997 season.

OverviewEdit

17 teams contested the season, and Júbilo Iwata won the championship.

First stageEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW PKW OTL PKL L GF GA GD Pts
1   Kashima Antlers 16 12 0 1 0 0 3 32 15 +17 37
2   Yokohama Flügels 16 11 1 0 0 0 4 35 16 +19 35
3   Kashiwa Reysol 16 10 1 0 1 1 3 34 18 +16 32
4   Bellmare Hiratsuka 16 8 2 0 0 0 6 25 20 +5 28
5   Yokohama Marinos 16 7 3 1 0 0 5 31 31 0 28
6   Júbilo Iwata 16 8 1 0 3 0 4 32 21 +11 26
7   Shimizu S-Pulse 16 7 2 0 2 0 5 25 24 +1 25
8   Gamba Osaka 16 8 0 0 0 0 8 28 23 +5 24
9   Urawa Red Diamonds 16 6 1 1 0 0 8 25 24 +1 21
10   Sanfrecce Hiroshima 16 6 1 1 2 0 6 22 23 −1 21
11   Cerezo Osaka 16 6 0 1 2 1 6 21 26 −5 19
12   Nagoya Grampus Eight 16 6 0 0 1 0 9 18 24 −6 18
13   Kyoto Purple Sanga 16 6 0 0 1 1 8 19 32 −13 18
14   Vissel Kobe 16 5 1 0 2 0 8 24 34 −10 17
15   JEF United Ichihara 16 3 2 0 0 0 11 21 34 −13 13
16   Verdy Kawasaki 16 2 2 0 1 2 9 16 27 −11 10
17   Avispa Fukuoka 16 3 0 0 2 0 11 11 27 −16 9

Second stageEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW PKW OTL PKL L GF GA GD Pts
1 Júbilo Iwata 16 12 2 0 0 0 2 40 14 +26 40
2 Gamba Osaka 16 10 2 0 1 0 3 38 23 +15 34
3 Yokohama Marinos 16 8 4 0 0 0 4 42 28 +14 32
4 Kashima Antlers 16 9 2 0 1 0 4 46 23 +23 31
5 Nagoya Grampus Eight 16 10 0 0 0 0 6 23 24 −1 30
6 Shimizu S-Pulse 16 9 1 0 3 0 3 27 16 +11 29
7 Urawa Red Diamonds 16 8 1 0 2 0 5 26 21 +5 26
8 Cerezo Osaka 16 7 1 1 3 0 4 32 30 +2 24
9 Bellmare Hiratsuka 16 6 1 1 1 1 6 30 32 −2 21
10 Kashiwa Reysol 16 6 1 0 0 1 8 29 31 −2 20
11 Yokohama Flügels 16 5 1 1 2 0 7 23 27 −4 18
12 Verdy Kawasaki 16 4 2 0 0 0 10 22 38 −16 16
13 Sanfrecce Hiroshima 16 5 0 0 2 0 9 21 27 −6 15
14 JEF United Ichihara 16 3 3 0 3 1 6 22 32 −10 15
15 Avispa Fukuoka 16 3 0 1 3 0 9 18 31 −13 10
16 Kyoto Purple Sanga 16 3 0 0 2 1 10 21 38 −17 9
17 Vissel Kobe 16 1 2 0 0 0 13 19 44 −25 7

Suntory ChampionshipEdit

Júbilo Iwata3 – 2Kashima Antlers
Nakayama 01', 46'
Shimizu 119'
[Official Report] 62' Bismarck
88' Mazinho Oliveira

Kashima Antlers0 – 1Júbilo Iwata
[Official Report] 81' Nakayama

Golden Boots RankingEdit

Rank Scorer Club Goals
1   Patrick Mboma Gamba Osaka 25
2   Edílson Kashiwa Reysol 23
3   Mazinho Oliveira Kashima Antlers 22
  Akihiro Nagashima Vissel Kobe 22
5   Masahiro Fukuda Urawa Red Diamonds 21
  Julio Salinas Yokohama Marinos 21
7   Válber da Silva Costa Yokohama Flügels 20
8   Wagner Lopes Bellmare Hiratsuka 18
  Masashi Nakayama Júbilo Iwata 18
10   Paulo Jamelli Kashiwa Reysol 14

AwardsEdit

Individual AwardsEdit

Award Recipient Club Notes
Most Valuable Player   Dunga Júbilo Iwata
Rookie of the Year   Atsushi Yanagisawa Kashima Antlers
Manager of the Year   João Carlos Kashima Antlers
Top Scorer   Patrick Mboma Gamba Osaka 25 goals.

Best ElevenEdit

Pos Footballer Club Nationality
GK Tomoaki Ogami Júbilo Iwata   Japan
DF Naoki Soma Kashima Antlers   Japan
DF Masami Ihara Yokohama Marinos   Japan
DF Yutaka Akita Kashima Antlers   Japan
MF Bismarck Kashima Antlers   Brazil
MF Hidetoshi Nakata Bellmare Hiratsuka   Japan
MF Motohiro Yamaguchi Yokohama Flügels   Japan
MF Hiroshi Nanami Júbilo Iwata   Japan
FW Dunga Júbilo Iwata   Brazil
FW Masashi Nakayama Júbilo Iwata   Japan
FW Patrick Mboma Gamba Osaka   Cameroon

ReferencesEdit