In soccer J1, seven games of the 16th round were played, and Yokohama F. Marinos beat Jubilo Iwata 2-0 to rise to the top position.

▽ F. Marinos defeated Jubilo Iwata 2-0 with the goals of Teruhito Nakagawa and Leonardo de Soara, and increased the points to 31 to rise to the top position.

▽ Kashima Antlers lost to FC Tokyo 1 to 3 and retreated to 2nd place with 30 points.

▽ Kawasaki Frontale lost to Kyoto Sanga 0-1 in their own goal in the second half.

Frontale are on a par with Antlers with 30 points, but are in third place with a goal difference.

▽ Kashiwa Reysol vs. Shimizu S-Pulse, Reysol won 3 to 1.

▽ Shonan Bellmare vs. Cerezo Osaka, Cerezo won 2-0.

▽ Sagan Tosu vs. Gamba Osaka, Sagan won 2-1.

▽ The lowest-ranked Vissel Kobe won the Hokkaido Consadole Sapporo 4 to 1 with goals such as Yoshinori Muto, and won the second victory of the season.