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Kawasaki Frontale

Japanese association football club

Kawasaki Frontale (川崎フロンターレ, Kawasaki Furontāre) is a Japanese professional football club[1] in Kawasaki, which is south of Tokyo in Kanagawa Prefecture.[2]

Kawasaki Frontale
Full nameKawasaki Frontale
Founded1955
GroundTodoroki Athletics Stadium
Ground Capacity25,000
ChairmanShimpei Takeda
ManagerTakashi Sekizuka
LeagueJ. League 1
2009J. League 1, 2nd

In 2012, Yahiro Kazama was named coach.[3]

HistoryEdit

The club was founded in 1955.[2]

  • 1955-1995 Fujitsu S.C.
  • 1996 Fujitsu Kawasaki S.C.
  • 1997-present Kawasaki Frontale

League titleEdit

League positionEdit

Former positionEdit


Notable achievementEdit

The team has some notable achievements.

In 2010, Juninho (Carlos Alberto Carvalho dos Anjos Junior) made three goals in one game against Shonan Bellmare; and Jumpei Kusukami scored three times in a game against Gamba Osaka.[4]

In 2009, Renatinho (Renato Carlos Martins Júnior) kicked three goals in a game against JEF United Ichihara Chiba.[4]

Related pagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. Jsoccer.com, "Japan J.League Teams"; retrieved 2012-2-28.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Soccerway.com, "Kawasaki Frontale"; retrieved 2012-3-2.
  3. Soccerway.com, Y.Kazama; retrieved 2012-6-26.
  4. 4.0 4.1 WorldFootball.net, "3 Goals in one game"; retrieved 2012-7-5.

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