Cerezo Osaka

Cerezo Osaka is a Japanese professional football club based in Osaka. The club currently plays in the J1 League, which is the top tier of football in the country. The club’s name Cerezo (Spanish for cherry tree) is also the flower of the city of Osaka.[1] The official hometowns for the club are Osaka and Sakai.

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Full name Cerezo Osaka
Nickname(s) Sakura (cherry blossoms)
Founded 1957; 64 years ago (as Yanmar Diesel SC)
Ground Yanmar Stadium Nagai
Kincho Stadium
Capacity 47,853 (Yanmar)
18,007 (Kincho)
Owner Yanmar
Chairman Hiroaki Morishima
Manager Levir Culpi
League J1 League
2020 J1 League, 4th of 18
Website Club website

Honours

  • Japan Soccer League
Winners (4): 1971, 1974, 1975, 1980
  • JSL Cup
Winners (3): 1973 (shared), 1983, 1984
  • Emperor’s Cup
Winners (3): 1968, 1970, 1974
  • Japan Football League
Winners (1): 1994 (as the company team)
  • J.League Cup
Winners (1): 2017
  • Emperor’s Cup
Winners (1): 2017
Runners-up (3): 1994, 2001, 2003
  • Japanese Super Cup
Winners (1): 2018
  • Suruga Bank Championship
Runners-up (1): 2018

Team Roster

2021 Team Roster
(Updated 15-03-2021)
Manager : Levir Culpi
Kim Jin Hyeon (Goalkeeper)
Ryusei Haruna (Goalkeeper)
Ryoga Shimonaka (Goalkeeper)
Kenya Matsui (Goalkeeper)
Ryosuke Shindo
Tiago
Yusuke Maruhashi
Ayumu Seko
Naoto Arai
Koji Toriumi
Yuta Koike
Ryuya Nishio
Dankler
Riki Harakawa
Naoyuki Fujita
Hiroshi Kiyotake
Tatsuhiro Sakamoto
Jun Nishikawa
Hirotaka Tameda
Hiroaki Okuno
Taishi Matsumoto
Adam Taggart
Tıshiyuki Takagi
Yoshito Okubo
Riki Matsuda
Motohiko Nakajima
Matsuki Kato
Shota Fujio
Yuta Toykawa
Hiroto Yamada
Ryuji Sawakami