Football League Rankings


Japanese J League

What is this?

This is a list of the teams in the league, Japanese J League, ranked by their SPI. This is not the current standings.

Average: 35.85 - Stdev: 10.3

Best: Kawasaki Frontale - 56.8 Worst: Matsumoto Yamaga FC - 15.6

Team SPI
1. Kawasaki Frontale 56.8
2. Kashima Antlers 51.8
3. Nagoya Grampus Eight 51.0
4. FC Tokyo 46.8
5. Urawa Red Diamonds 41.0
6. Cerezo Osaka 39.8
7. Yokohama F. Marinos 39.3
8. Consadole Sapporo 35.7
9. Sanfrecce Hiroshima 33.8
10. Vissel Kobe 32.7
11. Shonan Bellmare 32.6
12. Gamba Osaka 30.8
13. Oita Trinita 30.6
14. Jubilo Iwata 28.8
15. Shimizu S-Pulse 28.4
16. Vegalta Sendai 26.2
17. Sagan Tosu 23.8
18. Matsumoto Yamaga FC 15.6

Histogram of teams in: Japanese J League





Football League Rankings uses data from the awesome Global Club Soccer Rankings by FiveThirtyEight!

How does it work?

Pretty simple! It takes the rankings of all clubs from FiveThirtyEight, groups them into what league they belong too, and calculates the average SPI (Soccer Power Index) and the standard deviation of the values!

For more information about SPI ratings and how the ratings work in general - check out FiveThirtyEight's overview here.