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[J.League Awards] Michael Olunga (Kashiwa Reysol) crowns the MVP to be the eighth top scoring player to double. Kawasaki Frontale produce nine members in the Best Eleven Players

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 21:00 JST
[J.League Awards] Michael Olunga (Kashiwa Reysol) crowns the MVP to be the eighth top scoring player to double. Kawasaki Frontale produce nine members in the Best Eleven Players

J.League has announced the winners of awards including the ‘Player of the Year’ and ‘Best Eleven Players’.

The Player of the Year was awarded to Kashiwa Reysol’s Michael Olunga. With the recognition, he has become the eighth top scorer to have won both awards simultaneously. 2020 J1 Champions Kawasaki Frontale produced nine players in the Best Eleven Players, the highest number in J1 history.

[2020 J.League Awards winners]

AwardPos.NameClub
Player of the YearFWOLUNGAKashiwa ReysolFirst time
Best Eleven PlayersGKJUNG Sung RyongKawasaki FrontaleSecond time
DFJESIELKawasaki FrontaleFirst time
DFShogo TANIGUCHIKawasaki FrontaleSecond time
DFKyohei NOBORIZATOKawasaki FrontaleFirst time
DFMiki YAMANEKawasaki FrontaleFirst time
MFAkihiro IENAGAKawasaki FrontaleSecond time
MFAo TANAKAKawasaki FrontaleFirst time
MFKaoru MITOMAKawasaki FrontaleFirst time
MFHidemasa MORITAKawasaki FrontaleFirst time
FWEVERALDOKashima AntlersFirst time
FWOLUNGAKashiwa ReysolFirst time
Top ScorerFWOLUNGAKashiwa ReysolFirst time
Best Young PlayerDFAyumu SEKOCerezo Osaka 
Fair Play Prize
(Individual)
MFHotaru YAMAGUCHIVissel KobeFirst time
Fair Play Prize
(Prince Takamado Cup)
Oita TrinitaFirst time
Fair Play Prize (J1)Kawasaki Frontale, Gamba Osaka, Cerezo Osaka, Sagan Tosu, Yokohama FC, Sanfrecce Hiroshima, Vegalta Sendai, Shonan Bellmare, Shimizu S-Pulse, and Nagoya Grampus
Fair Play Prize (J2)Giravanz Kitakyushu, Omiya Ardija, Montedio Yamagata, Tokushima Vortis, Zweigen Kanazawa, Fagiano Okayama, Thespakusatsu Gunma, FC Ryukyu, Ehime FC, Matsumoto Yamaga F.C., Tokyo Verdy, Kyoto Sanga F.C., V・Varen Nagasaki, Ventforet Kofu, Tochigi Sc, JEF United Chiba, Jubilo Iwata, Mito Hollyhock, and Albirex Niigata
Fair Play Prize (J3)Blaublitz Akita, AC Nagano Parceiro, Vanraure Hachinohe, Gainare Tottori, Cerezo Osaka U-23, FC Gifu, Roasso Kumamoto, Gamba Osaka U-23, Kamatamare Sanuki, Fujieda MYFC, Azul Claro Numazu, Kagoshima United FC, Fukushima United FC, and Kataller Toyama
Manager of the Meiji Yasuda J1 League ChampionsToru ONIKIKawasaki FrontaleThird time
Manager of the Meiji Yasuda J2 League ChampionsRICARDO RODRIGUEZTokushima VortisFirst time
Manager of the Meiji Yasuda J3 League ChampionsKen YOSHIDABlaublitz AkitaFirst time
Manager of the Year (J1)Tsuneyasu MIYAMOTOGamba OsakaFirst time
Manager of the Year (J2)Shinji KOBAYASHIGiravanz KitakyushuFirst time
Manager of the Year (J3)Fumitake MIURASC SagamiharaFirst time
Referee of the YearYuichi NISHIMURA11th time
Assistant Referee of the YearYosuke TAKEBEFirst time
Best Youth SchemeTokyo VerdyThird time
Goal of the YearMitsuki SAITOShonanFirst time
Match-day 27, November 15 (Sun)Kobe vs. Shonan (Noevir Stadium) 84th minuteFirst time 
Special Service AwardYuto SATO, Daisuke NASU, and Tomokazu MYOJIN (announced on November 17)

 

AwardName 
Chairman Special AwardMitsuo KAKUTohoku Medical and Pharmaceutical University School of Medicine Infectious Diseases Room Specially Appointed Professor
Tohoku University Professor Emeritus/Visiting Professor
Tokyo Metropolis Councillor
Hiroshige MIKAMOAichi Medical University Graduate School of Medicine Clinical Infectious Diseases Professor
Kazushiro TATEDAToho University School of Medicine Medical Course Professor
Satoshi TAKAHASHISapporo Medical University School of Medicine Infection Control/・Laboratory Medicine Course Professor
Hiroyuki KUNISHIMASt. Marianna University School of Medicine Infectious Diseases Course Professor
Hiroshi KAKEYAOsaka City University Graduate School of Medicine Infection Control Science Professor
Hiroki OGEHiroshima University Hospital Infectious Diseases Professor
Koichi IZUMIKAWANagasaki University Graduate School of Medicine Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences Clinical Infectious Diseases Professor
Seiya IMOTOThe Institute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo Human Genome Center Head of Center/Professor
Michio MURAKAMIFukushima Medical University Department of Health Risk Communication Associate Professor
Koki KAKUNational Defense Medical College Research Institute Professor