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JEF United Ichihara Chiba

Japanese association football club

JEF United Ichihara Chiba (ジェフユナイテッド市原・千葉, Jefu Yunaiteddo Ichihara Chiba)[1] is a Japanese professional football club[2] in Ichihara and Chiba.[3]

JEF United Ichihara Chiba
Full nameJEF United Ichihara Chiba
Founded1946
GroundIchihara Seaside Stadium,
Fukuda Denshi Arena
Ground Capacity16,933,
19,781
ChairmanHirokazu Miki
ManagerAtsuhiko Ejiri
LeagueJ. League 2
2009J. League 1, 18th

The team is also known as JEF United Chiba (ジェフユナイテッド千葉, Jefu Yunaiteddo Chiba) or JEF Chiba (ジェフ千葉, Jefu Chiba).

HistoryEdit

The club was founded in 1946.[3]

  • 1946-1992 Furukawa Electric S.C.
  • 1992-2004 JEF United Ichihara
  • 2005-present JEF United Ichihara Chiba

League titleEdit

League positionEdit

Former positionEdit


Reserve teamEdit

JEF United Ichihara Chiba has reserve team ; JEF Reserves.

Related pagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. In 2005, the club changed its name from "JEF United Ichihara". In the current name, JEF is a complex acronym. JEF stands for East Japan Railway Company=JE and Furukawa Electric=F. "United" describes the unity of the team with its local supporters in Ichihara and Chiba.
  2. Jsoccer.com, "Japan J.League Teams"; retrieved 2012-7-6.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Soccerway.com, "JEF United Ichihara Chiba"; retrieved 2012-3-2.

Other websitesEdit

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