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: 35.53 - Stdev: 8.4

Best: Yokohama F. Marinos - 54.0 Worst: Jubilo Iwata - 21.8

Team SPI
1. Yokohama F. Marinos 54.0
2. Kawasaki Frontale 51.8
3. Urawa Red Diamonds 44.9
4. Sanfrecce Hiroshima 40.4
5. FC Tokyo 39.2
6. Kashima Antlers 39.2
7. Vissel Kobe 39.1
8. Nagoya Grampus Eight 35.7
9. Cerezo Osaka 35.1
10. Consadole Sapporo 33.2
11. Sagan Tosu 32.9
12. Shonan Bellmare 30.9
13. Kashiwa Reysol 30.4
14. Shimizu S-Pulse 30.1
15. Avispa Fukuoka 28.5
16. Gamba Osaka 27.2
17. Kyoto Purple Sanga 25.0
18. Jubilo Iwata 21.8

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.