J1 League Top scorers - Japan 2018

The winning top scorer in J1 League, Japan during the season 2018 was Jô with 24 goals scored.

J1 League best goal scorers 2018

Season:
# Player Team Age Nationality Goals
1. Nagoya Grampus 31 Brazil 24
2. Patric Sanfrecce Hiroshima 31 Brazil 20
3. Hwang Ui-Jo Gamba Osaka 26 South Korea 16
4. Shinzo Koroki Urawa Red Diamonds 32 Brazil 15
  Yu Kobayashi Kawasaki Frontale 31 Japan 15
6. Diego Oliveira FC Tokyo 28 Brazil 13
  Hugo Vieira Yokohama F. Marinos 30 Portugal 13
  Koya Kitagawa Shimizu S-Pulse 22 Japan 13
9. Ken Tokura Hokkaido Consadole Sapporo 32 Japan 12
10. Douglas Shimizu S-Pulse 30 Brazil 11
  Kengo Kawamata Júbilo Iwata 29 Japan 11
  Musashi Suzuki V-Varen Nagasaki 24 Japan 11
  Takuma Nishimura Vegalta Sendai 22 Japan 11
  Yuma Suzuki Kashima Antlers 22 Japan 11
15. Mu Kanazaki Kashima Antlers/​Sagan Tosu 29 Japan 10
  Shota Kaneko Shimizu S-Pulse 23 Japan 10
17. Ataru Esaka Kashiwa Reysol 26 Japan 9
  Jay Bothroyd Hokkaido Consadole Sapporo 36 England 9
  Teruhito Nakagawa Yokohama F. Marinos 26 Japan 9
  Yusuke Segawa Kashiwa Reysol 24 Japan 9
The age of the players is when the season ended at 1 December 2018

The season start for J1 League 2018 was 23 February 2018, the finishing round was being played 1 December 2018. More information and the winning top scorers in J1 League between the seasons 2000-2021 here.

Scored hat-tricks in J1 League, season 2018

In total there were 7 scored hat-tricks during the season 2018 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 Goals Match
Diego Oliveira
FC Tokyo
3
4', 50', 56'
V-Varen Nagasaki - FC Tokyo 2-5
Sun 8 april 2018
Hugo Vieira
Yokohama F. Marinos
3
27', 44', 44'
Yokohama F. Marinos - Shonan Bellmare 4-4
Sat 21 april 2018
Sho Ito
Yokohama F. Marinos
3
12', 33', 59'
Vegalta Sendai - Yokohama F. Marinos 2-8
Wed 18 july 2018

Nagoya Grampus
3
61', 79', 84'
Nagoya Grampus - Gamba Osaka 3-2
Sun 5 august 2018
Fabricio
Urawa Red Diamonds
3
55', 61', 90'
Urawa Red Diamonds - Júbilo Iwata 4-0
Wed 15 august 2018

Nagoya Grampus
3
44', 70', 79'
Nagoya Grampus - Urawa Red Diamonds 4-1
Sun 26 august 2018
Musashi Suzuki
V-Varen Nagasaki
3
8', 53', 56'
Nagoya Grampus - V-Varen Nagasaki 3-4
Sat 15 september 2018