F.C. Osaka
F.C.大阪
Full nameFootball Club Osaka
Founded1996; 25 years ago (1996)
GroundJ-Green Sakai Main Field
Capacity3,000
ChairmanMasato Yoshizawa
ManagerHaruo Wada
LeagueJapan Football League
20208th of 16
WebsiteClub website

FC Osaka (FC大阪, Efu Sī Osaka) is a Japanese football club playing in the Japan Football League, the fourth tier in the Japanese football league system. The top team name FC Osaka was changed to F.C. Osaka (F.C.大阪, Efu. Sī. Osaka) as of January 1, 2021.[1]

League & cup record

Champions Runners-up Third place Promoted Relegated
League Emperor's Cup Shakaijin Cup
Season Division Tier Teams Pos. GP W D L F A GD Pts
2008 Osaka Prefectural
League (Div. 1)
6 16 3rd 15 12 0 3 53 12 41 36 -
2009 16 1st 15 12 2 1 61 12 49 38 -
2010 16 1st 15 12 2 1 76 14 62 38 -
2011 16 1st 15 15 0 0 73 9 64 45 -
2012 Kansai Soccer
League (Div. 2)
5 8 1st 14 13 0 1 52 7 45 36 - 2nd round
2013 Kansai Soccer
League (Div. 1)
4 8 1st 14 12 2 0 38 7 31 38 - Quarter final
2014 5 8 2nd 14 9 4 1 37 15 22 31 1st round Winners
2015 JFL 4 16 8th 30 13 5 12 45 35 10 44 2nd round Not eligible
2016 16 5th 30 18 4 8 52 31 21 58 -
2017 16 4th 30 16 7 7 59 32 27 55 2nd round
2018 16 2nd 30 18 3 9 54 34 20 57 2nd round
2019 16 8th 30 10 10 10 33 32 1 40 2nd round
2020 16 8th 15 6 2 7 24 24 0 20 Did not qualify
2021 17 32 2nd round
Key

Current squad

As of July 19, 2021.[2]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK Japan JPN Daiki Tanaka
2 DF Japan JPN Kazuya Mima
3 DF Japan JPN Ryusei Saito
4 DF Japan JPN Yuya Tsukegi
5 DF Japan JPN Wataru Ikenaga
6 DF Japan JPN Shunsuke Tachino
7 MF Japan JPN Takahiro Kitsui
8 MF Japan JPN Sho Egoshita
9 FW Japan JPN Junki Yokono
10 MF Japan JPN Takuya Mizuno
11 FW Japan JPN Makoto Kawanishi
13 DF Japan JPN Tomoyuki Iwamoto (captain)
14 DF Japan JPN Yuki Hashimoto
15 MF Japan JPN Konosuke Wada
16 MF Japan JPN Ranjiro Machida
17 MF Japan JPN Yuta Hamano
18 FW Japan JPN Rikuto Kubo
19 FW Japan JPN Taku Tsukada
20 MF Japan JPN Musashi Oyama
21 MF Japan JPN Kaito Yoshimori
No. Pos. Nation Player
22 MF Japan JPN Yuto Maeda
23 MF Japan JPN Junya Goto
24 DF Japan JPN Kengo Ota
25 FW Japan JPN Kanta Nishiyama
26 FW Japan JPN Kei Takahashi
27 FW Japan JPN Naoki Tanaka
28 MF Japan JPN Kei Egoshita
29 GK Japan JPN Yuichiro Hayami
30 GK Japan JPN Yuitaro Yasuda
31 GK South Korea KOR Yoo Jong-min
32 FW Japan JPN Shusuke Sakamoto
33 MF Japan JPN Masaya Shibuya
34 DF South Korea KOR Lee Jae-hyung
35 MF South Korea KOR Hong Seok
36 DF Japan JPN Masanori Kihara
37 DF Japan JPN Hayato Sato
38 MF Japan JPN Taiga Yoshida
39 FW Brazil BRA Luiz Fernando
40 DF Japan JPN Shinji Muraki

Partnerships

On September 2, 2014, FC Osaka announced a partnership with Sporting Clube de Macau, which makes the transfer of players between Macau and Japan possible.[3]

References

  1. ^ F.C. Osaka (December 25, 2020). "法人名及びクラブ名 改称のお知らせ". fc-osaka.com. Retrieved January 1, 2021.
  2. ^ FC Osaka. "PLAYER・STAFF | 選手・スタッフ". fc-osaka.com. Retrieved May 4, 2020.
  3. ^ Catarina Pinto (September 3, 2014). "Sporting Macau signs partnership with Osaka F.C." Macau Daily Times.