J.League Best XI

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The J.League Best XI is an acknowledgement of the best eleven players in J.League.

J1 League (1993–present)Edit

Season Goalkeeper (GK) Defenders (DF) Midfielders (MF) Forwards (FW) Ref[1][2]
1993
  Shigetatsu Matsunaga (Yokohama Marinos)   Shunzo Ono (Kashima Antlers)
  Pereira (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Masami Ihara (Yokohama Marinos)
  Takumi Horiike (Shimizu S-Pulse)
  Tetsuji Hashiratani (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Santos (Kashima)
  Yasuto Honda (Kashima Antlers)
  Ruy Ramos (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Kazuyoshi Miura (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Ramón Díaz (Yokohama Marinos)
1994
  Shinkichi Kikuchi (Verdy Kawasaki)   Pereira (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Masami Ihara (Yokohama Marinos)
  Yoshihiro Natsuka (Bellmare Hiratsuka)
  Tsuyoshi Kitazawa (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Bismarck (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Tetsuji Hashiratani (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Betinho (Bellmare Hiratsuka)
  Ruy Ramos (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Nobuhiro Takeda (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Takuya Takagi (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)
1995
  Shinkichi Kikuchi (Verdy Kawasaki)   Naoki Soma (Kashima Antlers)
  Masami Ihara (Yokohama Marinos)
  Masaharu Suzuki (Yokohama Marinos)
  Guido Buchwald (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Hiroaki Morishima (Cerezo Osaka)
  Bismarck (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Tetsuji Hashiratani (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Masahiro Fukuda (Urawa Red Diamonds))
  Kazuyoshi Miura (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Dragan Stojković (Nagoya Grampus Eight)
1996
  Seigo Narazaki (Yokohama Flügels)   Naoki Soma (Kashima Antlers)
  Masami Ihara (Yokohama Marinos)
  Guido Buchwald (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Masakiyo Maezono (Yokohama Flügels)
  Motohiro Yamaguchi (Yokohama Flügels)
  Jorginho (Kashima Antlers)
  Hiroshi Nanami (Júbilo Iwata)
  Masayuki Okano (Urawa Red Diamonds))
  Kazuyoshi Miura (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Dragan Stojković (Nagoya Grampus Eight)
1997
  Tomoaki Ōgami (Júbilo Iwata)   Yutaka Akita (Kashima Antlers)
  Masami Ihara (Yokohama Marinos)
  Naoki Soma (Kashima Antlers)
  Hiroshi Nanami (Júbilo Iwata)
  Bismarck (Kashima Antlers)
  Motohiro Yamaguchi (Yokohama Flügels)
  Dunga (Júbilo Iwata)
  Hidetoshi Nakata (Bellmare Hiratsuka)
  Patrick Mboma (Gamba Osaka)
  Masashi Nakayama (Júbilo Iwata)
1998
  Seigo Narazaki (Yokohama Flügels)   Makoto Tanaka (Júbilo Iwata)
  Naoki Soma (Kashima Antlers)
  Yutaka Akita (Kashima Antlers)
  Shinji Ono (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Toshiya Fujita (Júbilo Iwata)
  Hiroshi Nanami (Júbilo Iwata)
  Dunga (Júbilo Iwata)
  Daisuke Oku (Júbilo Iwata)
  Atsushi Yanagisawa (Kashima Antlers)
  Masashi Nakayama (Júbilo Iwata)
1999
  Masanori Sanada (Shimizu S-Pulse)   Toshihide Saito (Shimizu S-Pulse)
  Yuji Nakazawa (Verdy Kawasaki)
  Ryuzo Morioka (Shimizu S-Pulse)
  Takashi Fukunishi (Júbilo Iwata)
  Shunsuke Nakamura (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Alex (Shimizu S-Pulse)
  Masaaki Sawanobori (Shimizu S-Pulse)
  Teruyoshi Ito (Shimizu S-Pulse)
  Hwang Sun-hong (Kashiwa Reysol)
  Dragan Stojković (Nagoya Grampus Eight)
2000
  Daijiro Takakuwa (Kashima Antlers)   Hong Myung-bo (Kashiwa Reysol)
  Yutaka Akita (Kashima Antlers)
  Naoki Matsuda (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Hiroaki Morishima (Cerezo Osaka)
  Shunsuke Nakamura (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Tomokazu Myojin (Kashiwa Reysol)
  Junichi Inamoto (Gamba Osaka)
  Akinori Nishizawa (Cerezo Osaka)
  Masashi Nakayama (Júbilo Iwata)
  Tuto (FC Tokyo)
2001
  Arno van Zwam (Júbilo Iwata)   Go Oiwa (Júbilo Iwata)
  Akira Narahashi (Kashima Antlers)
  Yutaka Akita (Kashima Antlers)
  Mitsuo Ogasawara (Kashima Antlers)
  Takashi Fukunishi (Júbilo Iwata)
  Toshiya Fujita (Júbilo Iwata)
  Toshihiro Hattori (Júbilo Iwata)
  Kōji Nakata (Kashima Antlers)
  Will (Consadole Sapporo)
  Atsushi Yanagisawa (Kashima Antlers)
2002
  Hitoshi Sogahata (Kashima Antlers)   Hideto Suzuki (Júbilo Iwata)
  Makoto Tanaka (Júbilo Iwata)
  Naoki Matsuda (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Mitsuo Ogasawara (Kashima Antlers)
  Hiroshi Nanami (Júbilo Iwata)
  Takashi Fukunishi (Júbilo Iwata)
  Toshiya Fujita (Júbilo Iwata)
  Emerson (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Masashi Nakayama (Júbilo Iwata)
  Naohiro Takahara (Júbilo Iwata)
2003
  Seigo Narazaki (Nagoya Grampus Eight)   Keisuke Tsuboi (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Dutra (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Yuji Nakazawa (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Daisuke Oku (Júbilo Iwata)
  Takashi Fukunishi (Júbilo Iwata)
  Mitsuo Ogasawara (Kashima Antlers)
  Yasuhito Endō (Gamba Osaka)
  Emerson (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Tatsuhiko Kubo (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Ueslei (Nagoya Grampus Eight)
2004
  Yoichi Doi (FC Tokyo)   Marcus Tulio Tanaka (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Dutra (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Yuji Nakazawa (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Makoto Hasebe (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Mitsuo Ogasawara (Kashima Antlers)
  Daisuke Oku (Júbilo Iwata)
  Yasuhito Endō (Gamba Osaka)
  Emerson (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Masashi Oguro (Gamba Osaka)
  Marques (Nagoya Grampus Eight)
2005
  Motohiro Yoshida (Cerezo Osaka)   Ilian Stoyanov (JEF United Chiba)
  Yuji Nakazawa (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Marcus Tulio Tanaka (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Yuki Abe (JEF United Chiba)
  Mitsuo Ogasawara (Kashima Antlers)
  Yasuhito Endō (Gamba Osaka)
  Fernandinho (Gamba Osaka)
  Tatsuya Furuhashi (Cerezo Osaka)
  Hisato Satō (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)
  Araújo (Gamba Osaka)
2006
  Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi (Júbilo Iwata)   Akira Kaji (Gamba Osaka)
  Satoshi Yamaguchi (Gamba Osaka)
  Marcus Tulio Tanaka (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Keita Suzuki (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Yuki Abe (JEF United Chiba)
  Yasuhito Endō (Gamba Osaka)
  Kengo Nakamura (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Hiroyuki Taniguchi (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Washington (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Magno Alves (Gamba Osaka)
2007
  Ryōta Tsuzuki (Urawa Red Diamonds)   Daiki Iwamasa (Kashima Antlers)
  Marcus Tulio Tanaka (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Satoshi Yamaguchi (Gamba Osaka)
  Yuki Abe (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Keita Suzuki (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Yasuhito Endō (Gamba Osaka)
  Robson Ponte (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Kengo Nakamura (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Juniho (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Baré (Gamba Osaka)
2008
  Seigo Narazaki (Nagoya Grampus)   Atsuto Uchida (Kashima Antlers)
  Yuji Nakazawa (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Marcus Tulio Tanaka (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Daiki Iwamasa (Kashima Antlers)
  Satoshi Yamaguchi (Gamba Osaka)
  Yoshizumi Ogawa (Nagoya Grampus)
  Yasuhito Endō (Gamba Osaka)
  Kengo Nakamura (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Marquinhos (Kashima Antlers)
  Atsushi Yanagisawa (Kyoto Sanga)
2009
  Eiji Kawashima (Kawasaki Frontale)   Yuto Nagatomo (FC Tokyo)
  Marcus Tulio Tanaka (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Atsuto Uchida (Kashima Antlers)
  Daiki Iwamasa (Kashima Antlers)
  Naohiro Ishikawa (FC Tokyo)
  Mitsuo Ogasawara (Kashima Antlers)
  Yasuhito Endō (Gamba Osaka)
  Kengo Nakamura (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Ryoichi Maeda (Júbilo Iwata)
  Shinji Okazaki (Shimizu S-Pulse)
2010
  Seigo Narazaki (Nagoya Grampus)   Tomoaki Makino (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)
  Marcus Tulio Tanaka (Nagoya Grampus)
  Takahiro Masukawa (Nagoya Grampus)
  Danilson Córdoba (Nagoya Grampus)
  Márcio Richardes (Albirex Niigata)
  Jungo Fujimoto (Shimizu S-Pulse)
  Yasuhito Endō (Gamba Osaka)
  Kengo Nakamura (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Ryoichi Maeda (Júbilo Iwata)
  Joshua Kennedy (Nagoya Grampus)
2011
  Seigo Narazaki (Nagoya Grampus)   Naoya Kondo (Kashiwa Reysol)
  Hiroki Sakai (Kashiwa Reysol)
  Marcus Tulio Tanaka (Nagoya Grampus)
  Hiroshi Kiyotake (Cerezo Osaka)
  Jorge Wagner (Kashiwa Reysol)
  Yasuhito Endō (Gamba Osaka)
  Leandro Domingues (Kashiwa Reysol)
  Jungo Fujimoto (Nagoya Grampus)
  Joshua Kennedy (Nagoya Grampus)
  Mike Havenaar (Ventforet Kofu)
2012
  Shusaku Nishikawa (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)   Hiroki Mizumoto (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)
  Yūichi Komano (Júbilo Iwata)
  Marcus Tulio Tanaka (Nagoya Grampus)
  Toshihiro Aoyama (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)
  Leandro Domingues (Kashiwa Reysol)
  Yasuhito Endō (Gamba Osaka)
  Yojiro Takahagi (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)
  Yohei Toyoda (Sagan Tosu)
  Hisato Satō (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)
  Wilson (Vegalta Sendai)
2013
  Shusaku Nishikawa (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)   Masato Morishige (FC Tokyo)
  Daisuke Nasu (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Yuji Nakazawa (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Yoichiro Kakitani (Cerezo Osaka)
  Toshihiro Aoyama (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)
  Hotaru Yamaguchi (Cerezo Osaka)
  Shunsuke Nakamura (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Yuya Osako (Kashima Antlers)
  Kengo Kawamata (Albirex Niigata)
  Yoshito Ōkubo (Kawasaki Frontale)
2014
  Shusaku Nishikawa (Urawa Red Diamonds)   Kosuke Ota (FC Tokyo)
  Masato Morishige (FC Tokyo)
  Tsukasa Shiotani (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)
  Yoshinori Muto (FC Tokyo)
  Léo Silva (Albirex Niigata)
  Yasuhito Endō (Gamba Osaka)
  Gaku Shibasaki (Kashima Antlers)
  Patric (Gamba Osaka)
  Takashi Usami (Gamba Osaka)
  Yoshito Ōkubo (Kawasaki Frontale)
2015
  Shusaku Nishikawa (Urawa Red Diamonds)   Tomoaki Makino (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Kosuke Ota (FC Tokyo)
  Masato Morishige (FC Tokyo)
  Tsukasa Shiotani (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)
  Mu Kanazaki (Kashima Antlers)
  Yasuhito Endō (Gamba Osaka)
  Toshihiro Aoyama (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)
  Yoshito Ōkubo (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Takashi Usami (Gamba Osaka)
  Douglas (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)
[3]
2016
  Shusaku Nishikawa (Urawa Red Diamonds)   Tomoaki Makino (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Gen Shoji (Kashima Antlers)
  Masato Morishige (FC Tokyo)
  Tsukasa Shiotani (Sanfrecce Hiroshima)
  Yuki Abe (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Manabu Saitō (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Yōsuke Kashiwagi (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Kengo Nakamura (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Yū Kobayashi (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Leandro (Vissel Kobe)
2017
  Kosuke Nakamura (Kashiwa Reysol)   Shintaro Kurumaya (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Gen Shoji (Kashima Antlers)
  Elsinho (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Daigo Nishi (Kashima Antlers)
  Hotaru Yamaguchi (Cerezo Osaka)
  Yosuke Ideguchi (Gamba Osaka)
  Kengo Nakamura (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Yū Kobayashi (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Shinzo Koroki (Urawa Red Diamonds)
  Kenyu Sugimoto (Cerezo Osaka)
[4]
2018
  Jung Sung-ryong (Kawasaki Frontale)   Daigo Nishi (Kashima Antlers)
  Elsinho (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Shintaro Kurumaya (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Shogo Taniguchi (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Chanathip Songkrasin (Consadole Sapporo)
  Akihiro Ienaga (Kawasaki Frontale)
  Ryota Oshima (Kawasaki Frontale)

  Kengo Nakamura (Kawasaki Frontale)

  (Nagoya Grampus)
  Hwang Ui-jo (Gamba Osaka)
[5]
2019
  Akihiro Hayashi (FC Tokyo)   Sei Muroya (FC Tokyo)
  Thiago Martins (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Masato Morishige (FC Tokyo)
  Takuya Kida (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Kento Hashimoto (FC Tokyo)
  Andrés Iniesta (Vissel Kobe)
  Teruhito Nakagawa (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Marcos Júnior (Yokohama F. Marinos)
  Diego Oliveira (FC Tokyo)
  Kensuke Nagai (FC Tokyo)
[6]

Multiple appearancesEdit

Player Clubs Years
12 Yasuhito Endō Gamba Osaka 2003–2012, 2014–2015
9 Marcus Tulio Tanaka Urawa Red Diamonds, Nagoya Grampus 2004–2012
8 Kengo Nakamura Kawasaki Frontale 2006–2010, 2016–2018
6 Mitsuo Ogasawara Kashima Antlers 2001–2005, 2009
Seigo Narazaki Yokohama Flügels, Nagoya Grampus 1996, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2010–2011
Yuji Nakazawa Tokyo Verdy, Yokohama F. Marinos 1999, 2003–2005, 2008, 2013
5 Masami Ihara Yokohama F. Marinos 1993–1997
Shusaku Nishikawa Sanfrecce Hiroshima, Urawa Red Diamonds 2012–2016
Masato Morishige FC Tokyo 2013–2016, 2019
4 Yutaka Akita Kashima Antlers 1997–1998, 2000–2001
Naoki Soma Kashima Antlers 1995–1998
Hiroshi Nanami Júbilo Iwata 1996–1998, 2002
Masashi Nakayama Júbilo Iwata 1997–1998, 2000, 2002
Takashi Fukunishi Júbilo Iwata 1999, 2001–2003

Appearances by clubEdit

Club
37 Kashima Antlers
32 Júbilo Iwata
31 Urawa Red Diamonds
27 Gamba Osaka
26 Yokohama (F.) Marinos
23 Kawasaki Frontale
19 Nagoya Grampus
18 Tokyo Verdy
15 Sanfrecce Hiroshima
FC Tokyo
11 Cerezo Osaka
9 Shimizu S-Pulse
Kashiwa Reysol
5 Yokohama Flügels
4 JEF United Chiba
3 Bellmare Hiratsuka
2 Albirex Niigata
Consadole Sapporo
Vissel Kobe
1 Sagan Tosu
Vegalta Sendai
Ventforet Kofu
Kyoto Sanga

Appearances by countryEdit

Country
238   Japan
42   Brazil
4   South Korea
3   Yugoslavia
2   Australia
  Germany
1   Argentina
  Bulgaria
  Cameroon
  Colombia
  Netherlands
  Spain
  Thailand
  • Only in two occasions there was a full-Japanese Best XI (2009 and 2013).

J.League 20th Anniversary TeamEdit

Goalkeeper (GK) Defenders (DF) Midfielders (MF) Forwards (FW) Ref
  Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi   Naoki Matsuda
  Yuji Nakazawa
  Masami Ihara
  Yasuhito Endō
  Hidetoshi Nakata
  Shunsuke Nakamura
  Hiroshi Nanami
  Kazuyoshi Miura
  Masashi Nakayama
  Dragan Stojković
[7]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "『Jリーグアウォーズ』〜Jリーグ年間表彰式〜 Best Eleven". jleague.jp. Retrieved 6 February 2016.
  2. ^ "Japan – J-League Awards". rsssf.com. Retrieved 7 February 2016.
  3. ^ "Douglas leads the line for J.League Team of the Year". J.League. Retrieved 21 February 2016.
  4. ^ "受賞者発表:2017Jリーグアウォーズ : ベストイレブン". jleague.jp.
  5. ^ "受賞者発表 – 2018Jリーグアウォーズ : ベストイレブン". jleague.jp.
  6. ^ "Teruhito Nakagawa named J. League MVP, with Iniesta joining Marinos and Tokyo players in Best XI". japantimes.co.jp.
  7. ^ "Japanese football celebrates J. League's 20th anniversary". JFA. 2013-05-17. Retrieved 2019-08-02.