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: 33.79 - Stdev: 10.0

Best: Yokohama F. Marinos - 51.3 Worst: Matsumoto Yamaga FC - 17.5

Team SPI
1. Yokohama F. Marinos 51.3
2. Kawasaki Frontale 50.9
3. Kashima Antlers 47.4
4. FC Tokyo 41.4
5. Cerezo Osaka 40.7
6. Sanfrecce Hiroshima 40.4
7. Gamba Osaka 39.0
8. Vissel Kobe 37.9
9. Consadole Sapporo 33.6
10. Vegalta Sendai 30.2
11. Nagoya Grampus Eight 28.7
12. Urawa Red Diamonds 28.6
13. Oita Trinita 26.5
14. Shimizu S-Pulse 25.8
15. Sagan Tosu 24.7
16. Shonan Bellmare 22.3
17. Jubilo Iwata 21.2
18. Matsumoto Yamaga FC 17.5

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.

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