Japan J2-League 06/03 05:00 19 Renofa Yamaguchi vs V-Varen Nagasaki - View
Japan Cup 06/07 10:00 8 V-Varen Nagasaki vs Ventforet Kofu - View
Japan J2-League 06/11 05:00 20 Machida Zelvia vs V-Varen Nagasaki - View
Japan J2-League 06/17 10:00 21 V-Varen Nagasaki vs Omiya Ardija - View
Japan J2-League 06/24 10:00 22 V-Varen Nagasaki vs Zweigen Kanazawa - View
Japan J2-League 07/01 09:00 23 Shimizu S-Pulse vs V-Varen Nagasaki - View


Japan J2-League 05/27 05:00 18 [5] V-Varen Nagasaki v Jubilo Iwata [6] W 2-1
Japan J2-League 05/21 05:00 17 [3] Oita v V-Varen Nagasaki [4] D 1-1
Japan J2-League 05/17 10:00 16 [4] V-Varen Nagasaki v Fagiano Okayama [10] D 0-0
Japan J2-League 05/13 05:00 15 [14] Zweigen Kanazawa v V-Varen Nagasaki [4] L 2-0
Japan J2-League 05/07 05:00 14 [2] V-Varen Nagasaki v Tokyo Verdy [4] L 1-2
Japan J2-League 05/03 05:00 13 [2] V-Varen Nagasaki v Mito Hollyhock [16] W 4-0
Japan J2-League 04/29 05:00 12 [19] Iwaki SC v V-Varen Nagasaki [3] W 0-1
Japan J2-League 04/22 05:00 11 [5] V-Varen Nagasaki v Blaublitz Akita [4] W 4-2
Japan J2-League 04/16 05:00 10 [22] Tokushima Vortis v V-Varen Nagasaki [6] W 0-4
Japan J2-League 04/12 10:00 9 [12] V-Varen Nagasaki v Ventforet Kofu [6] W 2-1
Japan J2-League 04/08 05:00 8 [7] Thespa Kusatsu v V-Varen Nagasaki [8] L 1-0
Japan J2-League 04/01 05:00 7 [12] Vegalta Sendai v V-Varen Nagasaki [11] W 0-1


Matches played 43 22 21
Wins 17 6 11
Draws 12 8 4
Losses 14 8 6
Goals for 59 31 28
Goals against 55 31 24
Clean sheets 12 4 8
Failed to score 12 6 6

Wikipedia - V-Varen Nagasaki

V-Varen Nagasaki (V・ファーレン長崎, Vi Fāren Nagasaki) is a Japanese football club based in Nagasaki, Capital of Nagasaki Prefecture. They currently play in J2 League, the Japanese second tier professional in football league.


The club was established in 1985 as Ariake SC until the club decided to merge with Kunimi FC in 2004. The merger led the club to adopt the new name V-Varen Nagasaki in 2005, which has been used ever since.

V-Varen Nagasaki, since 2006, had been contending for the Kyūshū Soccer League championship and thus a place in the Japan Football League, but they only won it in November 2008, as second place in the Regional League promotion series.

In January 2009, they applied for J. League Associate Membership and their application was accepted at the J. League board meeting in February. In 2012, they won the Japan Football League title and thus promotion to the J. League Division 2. Five years later they won promotion to the J1 League for the first time after finishing runners-up in the 2017 season.

J. League: 2013 –

In preparation for the club's first season in the J. League Division 2 the club hired local-born Takuya Takagi as their coach for the season. On 3 March 2013 V-Varen Nagasaki played in their first ever J. League Division 2 match against Fagiano Okayama at the Kanko Stadium in Okayama in which the club drew the match 1–1 with Kōichi Satō scoring the first J. League Division 2 goal for V-Varen Nagasaki in the 25th minute. The club then played their first home match in the J. League Division 2 on 10 March 2013 at the Nagasaki Athletic Stadium against former J. League champions Gamba Osaka in which V-Varen Nagasaki lost 3–1 in front of a huge crowd of 18,153.

The club gained promotion into the J. League Division 2 in 2012 for the first time in their history after finishing as the champions in the 2012 Japan Football League and hired Nagasaki native Takuya Takagi to coach the club for the 2013 season.

On 11 November 2017, the club clinched promotion to the J1 League for the first time in their history after a 3-1 home win over Kamatamare Sanuki.

Financial troubles

After facing dire financial difficulties, on 8 March 2017 the club was purchased by Japanet Holdings, the parent company of Japanese television shopping giant Japanet Takata Co.,Ltd., becoming a fully owned subsidiary. Japanet have invested significant sums into the club, securing promotion to the top tier of Japanese football and publishing plans to build a new football-specific stadium on the former site of Mitsubishi's Nagasaki shipbuilding operations, opening in 2023.

V-Varen Nagasaki is a professional soccer team based in Nagasaki, Japan. The team was founded in 1985 and has since become a prominent force in Japanese soccer. The team's home stadium is the Nagasaki Athletic Stadium, which has a seating capacity of 20,000 spectators.

The team's colors are navy blue and white, and their logo features a stylized letter "V" with a soccer ball in the center. V-Varen Nagasaki has a strong fan base and is known for their passionate supporters who create a lively atmosphere at their home games.

The team has had a successful history, winning the J3 League championship in 2016 and earning promotion to the J2 League. They have also reached the final of the Emperor's Cup twice, in 2017 and 2019.

V-Varen Nagasaki is known for their attacking style of play, with a focus on quick passing and movement. The team's top players include Brazilian striker Leandro Pereira and Japanese midfielder Shunsuke Motegi.

Overall, V-Varen Nagasaki is a respected and competitive team in Japanese soccer, with a strong fan base and a history of success.