|Stadium/Arena||ND Soft Stadium Yamagata|
Montedio Yamagata competes in the J-League, J2 division.
Montedio Yamagata has never won a major title, but in the 2019 and 2020 seasons, they won the J2 "Fair Play Award" two years in a row. They have also won the "Fair Play Award" during their previous stint in J1.
Montedio Yamagata has yet to win a major title, but in the 2014 Emperor's Cup season, they became the first club from the Tohoku region to reach the final in 81 years. However, Montedio Yamagata lost in the final before Gamba Osaka.
Team: Montedio Yamagata
City: Yamagata City, Yamagata
Team Name Origin:
The team's name is a combination of the Italian words Monte, meaning mountain, and Dio, meaning God.
Year of Joined the J League: 1999
Highest Ranking(J1): 13th (2010)