1999 J.League Division 1

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from 1999 J. League)
Jump to: navigation, search
J. League Division 1
Season 1999
Champions Júbilo Iwata
2nd J. League title
3rd Japanese title
Relegated Urawa Red Diamonds
Shonan Bellmare
Top goalscorer Hwang Sun-Hong - 24 goals
1998
2000

The 1999 season was the seventh season of the J-League Division 1. The league began in March and ended in November. For this year, the division was contested by 16 teams following the folding of Yokohama Flügels and the relegation of Consadole Sapporo to the newly formed Division 2. In a year dominated by Shizuoka Prefecture, Júbilo Iwata won the 1st stage with neighbours Shimizu S-Pulse winning the 2nd stage. Iwata won the J. League Division 1 title for the after triumphing on penalty kicks in the Suntory Championship.

Clubs[edit]

Following sixteen clubs participated in J. League Division 1 during 2000 season. Of these clubs, Kawasaki Frontale and FC Tokyo were promoted from Division 2.

  • Kashima Antlers
  • Jublio Iwata
  • Shimizu S-Pulse
  • Yokohama F. Marinos
  • Nagoya Grampus Eight
  • Urawa Red Diamonds
  • Kashiwa Reysol
  • Cerezo Osaka
  • Sanfrecce Hiroshima
  • Bellmare Hiratsuka
  • Tokyo Kawasaki
  • Kyoto Purple Sanga
  • Gamba Osaka
  • JEF United Ichihara
  • Vissel Kobe
  • Avispa Fukuoka

Overview[edit]

First stage[edit]

Pos Club P W/OT D L/OT GF GA Pts
1 Shizuoka Prefecture Jubilo Iwata 15 10/2 0 2/1 29 15 34
2 Tokyo Verdy Kawasaki 15 9/2 1 3/0 20 15 32
3 Shizuoka Prefecture Shimizu S-Pulse 15 9/1 1 4/0 28 23 30
4 Chiba Prefecture Kashiwa Reysol 15 9/1 0 4/1 26 18 29
5 Osaka Prefecture Cerezo Osaka 15 9/1 0 5/0 25 21 29
6 Hiroshima Prefecture Sanfrecce Hiroshima 15 9/0 0 6/0 30 18 27
7 Kanagawa Prefecture Yokohama F. Marinos 15 6/2 1 5/1 31 20 23
8 Aichi Prefecture Nagoya Grampus Eight 15 6/1 1 4/3 30 23 21
9 Ibaraki Prefecture Kashima Antlers (C) 15 5/1 1 6/2 23 19 18
10 Osaka Prefecture Gamba Osaka 15 5/1 0 8/1 21 25 17
11 Fukuoka Prefecture Avispa Fukuoka 15 4/2 0 8/1 23 30 16
12 Hyōgo Prefecture Vissel Kobe 15 4/1 1 7/2 20 24 15
13 Saitama Prefecture Urawa Red Diamonds 15 3/0 4 6/2 21 33 13
14 Kyoto Prefecture Kyoto Purple Sanga 15 4/0 0 9/2 18 28 12
15 Chiba Prefecture JEF United Ichihara 15 2/2 2 8/1 19 34 12
16 Kanagawa Prefecture Bellmare Hiratsuka 15 3/0 0 12/0 15 33 9
Legend
Qualification to the Suntory Championship 1999
(C) Champion from 1998 J. League Division 1

Second stage[edit]

Pos Club P W/OT D L/OT GF GA Pts
1 Shimizu S-Pulse 15 11/1 0 2/1 28 13 35
2 Nagoya Grampus Eight 15 10/1 1 3/0 32 23 33
3 Yokohama F. Marinos 15 8/2 2 3/0 30 15 30
4 Kashiwa Reysol 15 8/2 1 4/0 23 18 29
5 Cerezo Osaka 15 6/3 0 5/1 39 24 24
6 Kashima Antlers (C) 15 6/2 0 5/2 30 18 22
7 Vissel Kobe 15 5/2 3 5/0 18 21 22
8 Sanfrecce Hiroshima 15 6/1 1 5/2 24 25 21
9 Kyoto Purple Sanga 15 5/2 0 6/2 20 30 19
10 Verdy Kawasaki 15 4/2 1 6/2 23 28 17
11 JEF United Ichihara 15 4/2 0 6/3 22 22 16
12 Jubilo Iwata 15 4/1 1 7/2 23 27 15
13 Gamba Osaka 15 4/1 1 8/1 15 21 15
14 Urawa Red Diamonds 15 4/1 1 4/5 18 25 15
15 Avispa Fukuoka 15 3/1 1 10/0 18 29 12
16 Bellmare Hiratsuka 15 1/0 1 10/3 15 39 4
Legend
Qualification to the Suntory Championship 1999
(C) Champion from 1998 J. League Division 1

Suntory Championship[edit]

December 4, 1999
Time
Jubilo Iwata 2–1 (a. e. t.) Shimizu S-Pulse
Nakayama Goal 30'98' (GG) Official Report Goal 34' Sawanobori
Yamaha Stadium, Iwata
Attendance: 17,337
Referee: Leslie Mottram

December 11, 1999
Time
Shimizu S-Pulse 2–1 (a. e. t.) Jubilo Iwata
Sawanobori Goal 37'
Fabinho Goal 99' (GG)
Official Report Goal 34' Hattori
  Penalties  
Sawanobori Penalty scored
Santos Penalty missed
Ito Penalty scored
Fabinho Penalty missed
2–4 Penalty scored Hattori
Penalty scored Fujita
Penalty scored Takahara
Penalty scored Suzuki

Overall table[edit]

Pos Club P W/OT D L/OT GF GA GD Pts
1 or 2 Shimizu S-Pulse 30 20/2 1 7 56 36 20 65
1 or 2 Jubilo Iwata 30 14/3 1 12 52 42 10 49
3 Kashiwa Reysol 30 17/3 1 9 49 36 13 58
4 Nagoya Grampus Eight 30 16/2 2 10 62 44 18 54
5 Yokohama F. Marinos 30 14/4 3 9 61 35 26 53
6 Cerezo Osaka 30 15/4 0 11 64 45 19 53
7 Verdy Kawasaki 30 13/4 2 11 43 43 0 49
8 Sanfrecce Hiroshima 30 15/1 1 13 54 43 11 48
9 Kashima Antlers (C) 30 11/3 1 15 53 37 16 40
10 Vissel Kobe 30 9/3 4 14 38 45 -7 37
11 Gamba Osaka 30 9/2 1 18 36 46 -10 32
12 Kyoto Purple Sanga 30 9/2 0 19 38 58 -20 31
13 JEF United Ichihara 30 6/4 2 18 41 56 -15 28
14 Avispa Fukuoka 30 7/3 1 19 41 59 -18 28
15 Urawa Red Diamonds 30 7/1 5 17 39 58 -19 28
16 Bellmare Hiratsuka 30 4/0 1 25 30 72 -42 13
Source: J.League Data Site
Legend
Champion and qualified to the Asian Club Championship 2000-01 Second Round
Relegated to the 2000 J. League Division 2
Cup-Winner 1999 Emperor's Cup and qualified to the Asian Cup Winners Cup 2000-01 Second Round
(C) Champion from 1998 J. League Division 1

Awards[edit]

Most Valuable Player: Brazil Alex (Shimizu S-Pulse)

References[edit]