J1 League Top scorers - Japan 2016

The winning top scorers in J1 League, Japan during the season 2016 were Leandro and Peter Utaka with 19 goals scored.

J1 League best goal scorers 2016

Season:
# Player Team Age Nationality Goals
1. Leandro Vissel Kobe 31 Brazil 19
  Peter Utaka Sanfrecce Hiroshima 32 Nigeria 19
3. Cristiano Kashiwa Reysol/​Ventforet Kofu 29 Brazil 16
4. Yoshito Okubo Kawasaki Frontale 34 Japan 15
  Yu Kobayashi Kawasaki Frontale 29 Japan 15
6. Jay Bothroyd Júbilo Iwata 34 England 14
  Shinzo Koroki Urawa Red Diamonds 30 Brazil 14
8. Yohei Toyoda Sagan Tosu 31 Japan 13
9. Diego Oliveira Kashiwa Reysol 26 Brazil 12
  Kazuma Watanabe Vissel Kobe 30 Japan 12
  Yuki Muto Urawa Red Diamonds 28 Japan 12
12. Akihiro Ienaga Omiya Ardija 30 Japan 11
  Pedro Júnior Vissel Kobe 29 Brazil 11
  Rafael Silva Albirex Niigata 24 Brazil 11
  Robin Simovic Nagoya Grampus 25 Sweden 11
16. Manabu Saito Yokohama F. Marinos 26 Japan 10
  Mu Kanazaki Kashima Antlers 27 Japan 10
  Ramon Lopes Vegalta Sendai 27 Brazil 10
  Tadanari Lee Urawa Red Diamonds 30 Japan 10
The age of the players is when the season ended at 3 December 2016

The season started 27 February 2016 and the last game of the season was played at 3 December 2016. More information and the winning top scorers in J1 League between the seasons 2010-2020 here.