J1 League Top scorers - Japan 2008

The winning top scorer in J1 League, Japan (or J.League Division 1 as the league was called back then) during the season 2008 was Marquinhos with 21 goals scored.

This league has a break between two seasons right now.

J1 League best goal scorers 2008

Season:
# Player Team Age Nationality Goals
1. Marquinhos Kashima Antlers 32 Brazil 21
2. Davi Hokkaido Consadole Sapporo 24 Brazil 16
3. Atsushi Yanagisawa Kyoto Sanga 31 Japan 14
  Jong Tae-se Kawasaki Frontale 24 North Korea 14
5. Alessandro Albirex Niigata 26 Brazil 13
6. Frode Johnsen Nagoya Grampus 34 Norway 12
  Juninho Kawasaki Frontale 31 Brazil 12
  Shingo Akamine FC Tokyo 24 Japan 12
9. Caboré FC Tokyo 28 Brazil 11
  Diego Souza Tokyo Verdy 24 Brazil 11
  Edmilson Urawa Red Diamonds 26 Brazil 11
  Marcus Tulio Tanaka Urawa Red Diamonds 27 Japan 11
  Seiichiro Maki JEF United Chiba 28 Japan 11
  Yoshito Okubo Vissel Kobe 26 Japan 11
  Yoshizumi Ogawa Nagoya Grampus 24 Japan 11
16. Baré Gamba Osaka 26 Brazil 10
  Hiroyuki Taniguchi Kawasaki Frontale 23 Japan 10
  Minoru Suganuma Kashiwa Reysol 23 Japan 10
  Shinji Okazaki Shimizu S-Pulse 22 Japan 10
20. Gilsinho Júbilo Iwata 24 Brazil 9
The age of the players is when the season ended at 6 December 2008

6 December 2008 was the last match day for this season in J1 League (J.League Division 1), The league kicked off 8 March 2008. More information and the winning top scorers in J1 League between the seasons 2000-2022 here.

Scored hat-tricks in J1 League, season 2008

In total there were 4 scored hat-tricks during the season 2008 in J1 League, Japan. All players scoring these hat-tricks (or more than 3 goals), and the matches they scored it in, are listed here.

Player, Team Match Goals
Ryoichi Maeda
Júbilo Iwata
Júbilo Iwata - Hokkaido Consadole Sapporo 5-0
Sun 5 october 2008
3
7', 32', 36'
Yusuke Murakami
Kashiwa Reysol
Omiya Ardija - Kashiwa Reysol 0-4
Sat 4 october 2008
3
10', 14', 44'
Marcus Tulio Tanaka
Urawa Red Diamonds
Urawa Red Diamonds - Tokyo Verdy 3-2
Thu 17 july 2008
3
23', 36', 58'
Leandro
Vissel Kobe
Vissel Kobe - Kawasaki Frontale 4-1
Sat 15 march 2008
3
9', 54', 70'