Tokyo 23 F.C.
東京23FC
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Full nameTokyo 23 Football Club
Nickname(s)Tokyo 23
Founded2003; 19 years ago (2003)
GroundEdogawa Stadium
Edogawa, Tokyo
Capacity6.950
ChairmanMitsuhiro Tomomechi
ManagerYuki Komatsu
LeagueKantō Soccer League (Div. 1)

Tokyo 23 Football Club (東京23フットボールクラブ) is a Japanese football club based in the 23 special wards of Tokyo. Their motto is "Tokyo Pride" (Be Pride of the Tokyoites). The club now participates in the first division of Kanto Soccer League, the 5th level of the Japanese football league system, and they're aiming towards pro football.[1]

History

Establishment

Tokyo 23 Football Club was established as Sagawa Tokyo 23 Soccer Club in 2003.

Tokyo League

Tokyo 23 FC was promoted to Division 1 in 2006, but they hovered around 7th to 11th their position until 2010 for 4 years.

On February 3, 2010, Tokyo 23 Corporation. was established for management. In April 2010, Tokyo 23 Soccer Club was renamed to Tokyo 23 FC.

On January 15, 2012, Tokyo 23 FC fought against Tonan Maehashi Satellite to be raised to Kanto Soccer League 2nd Division, and Tokyo 23 FC won by 1–0.[2]

Kanto Soccer League

On October 7, 2012, Tokyo 23 FC fought against Yokohama Takeru FC and the game ended in draw with 6 scores in all, but Tokyo 23 FC won 2nd Division League.[3]

League record

Season League Position GP W D L Pts
2012 Kanto Soccer League (Div. 2) 1st 18 12 3 3 39
2013 Kanto Soccer League
(Div. 1)
4th 18 9 2 7 29
2014 2nd 18 10 6 2 39
2015 4th 18 9 5 4 32
2016 1st 18 14 2 2 44
2017 4th 18 7 6 5 27
2018 4th 18 6 7 5 25
2019 8th 18 5 3 10 18
2020 8th 9 2 3 4 9
2021 5th 22 11 3 8 36

Current squad

As of 24 February 2022

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 Masaya Takahashi
2 DF Japan JPN Hayato Shibata
4 DF Japan JPN Makoto Okamoto
5 DF Japan JPN Kenta Naito
6 DF Japan JPN Tappei Oki
7 MF Japan JPN Akira Kuroishikawa
8 MF Japan JPN Takahito Watanabe
9 FW Japan JPN Hikaru Shimizu
10 MF Japan JPN Koki Wakasugi
11 FW Japan JPN Hidenori Iijima
12 GK Japan JPN Yuki Takai
15 DF Japan JPN Yuma Ichikawa
16 FW Japan JPN Hayate Kobayashi
17 MF Japan JPN Shogo Oya
No. Pos. Nation Player
18 DF Japan JPN Yuji Kato
19 FW Japan JPN Mizaki Kawashima
20 FW Japan JPN Yuta Takahashi
21 GK Japan JPN Fumiya Oishi
22 MF Japan JPN Kazuya Miyata
24 MF Japan JPN Kotaro Mitani
25 MF Japan JPN Yukihiro Kawashima
26 MF Japan JPN Mutsuki Shimizu
27 DF Japan JPN Ryuhei Tanabe
28 FW Japan JPN Sotaro Murakami
29 DF Japan JPN Daiki Sakanoue
33 FW Japan JPN Akitoshi Yamamoto
37 MF Japan JPN Munetatsu Kameda

Honours

References

  1. ^ "TOKYO 23 FOOTBALL CLUB OFFICIAL WEB SITE". www.tokyo23fc.jp. Archived from the original on 2010-10-17.
  2. ^ Nishimura, Taketoshi; Keiko Ishikawa; Ryouichi Shihara. "Tokyo 23 Football Club News No.042" (PDF). Tokyo 23 FC Public relations section.
  3. ^ Nishimura, Taketoshi; Keiko Ishikawa; Eiji Matsukawa. "Tokyo 23 Football Club News No.067" (PDF). Tokyo 23 FC Public relations section.
  4. ^ 2003年度リーグ結果 2003 League Results
  5. ^ 第38回 東京都社会人リーグ 3部 (6ブロック) 38th Tokyo Shakaijin Soccer League Division 3 6th Block