Matsumoto Yamaga FC competes in the J-League, J2 division.
Matsumoto Yamaga FC was promoted from J2 to J1 in 2015. They were relegated to J2 after only one year, but were promoted to J1 again in 2019. However, they were relegated to J2 again. They have yet to win a major title.
Team: Matsumoto Yamaga F.C.
City: Matsumoto City, Nagano
Team Name Origin:
When the club was founded in 1965, the team was named after a coffee shop in front of Matsumoto Station called "Yamaga" that the players loved to hang out at.
Year of Joined the J League: 2012
Highest Ranking: 16th (2015)