Seedings for the MEIJI YASUDA 2016 J.League Championship have been determined following the conclusion of the J1 League’s regular season.
The championship playoff will be contested by regular season champions and Second Stage winners Urawa Reds, regular season runners-up Kawasaki Frontale, and First Stage winners Kashima Antlers.
With just three teams participating, the first Championship round will not be held and the tournament will begin with a semi-final between Kawasaki Frontale and Kashima Antlers on November 23.
The winners will face Urawa Reds in the two-legged Championship on November 29 and December 3.
November 23 (Wed) – Semi-final
Kawasaki Frontale vs. Kashima Antlers - Todoroki Stadium, 14:00 JST
November 29 (Tue) - Final 1st Leg
Semi-final Winners vs. Urawa Reds - Venue TBA, 19:25 JST
December (Sat) - Final 2nd Leg
Urawa Reds vs. Semi-final Winners - Saitama Stadium, 19:30 JST