2006 Emperor's Cup

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2006 Emperor's Cup
CountryFlag of Japan.svg Japan
Teams80
Champions Urawa Red Diamonds
(6th title)
Runners-up Gamba Osaka
Matches played79
2005
2007

The 86th Emperor's Cup had been held between September 17, 2006 and January 1, 2007. The previous season's winners Urawa Red Diamonds defended the Cup and completed the league-cup double.

Contents

Schedule

RoundDateFixtureClubsByes/Exemptions
First roundSeptember 17 and 182040→2039: non-seeded prefectural representative clubs
1: University representative
Second roundSeptember 23 and 241420+8→148: seeded prefectural representative clubs
Third roundOctober 81414+13+1→1414: J2 clubs (13) and JFL Champions
Fourth roundNovember 4, 5 and 81614+18→1618: J1 clubs
Fifth roundDecember 9 and 16816→8
QuarterfinalsDecember 2348→4
SemifinalsDecember 2924→2
FinalJanuary 1, 200712→1

Matches

First Round

Match No.Home TeamScoreAway TeamAttendance
1 Norbritz Hokkaido 1-2 Nippon Steel Ōita F.C. 641
2 Matsumoto Yamaga FC 2-2
(a.e.t.)
Doshisha University 1,662
Matsumoto Yamaga FC won 4-3 on penalties.
3 Iwate University 0-3 Kochi University 310
4 S.C. Tottori 2-1 Sony Sendai FC 511
5 Teihens FC 0-5 National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya 471
6 Biwako Seikei Sport College 4-1 Fukui University of Technology 478
7 Nirasaki Astros F.C. 3-2 Yamagata University 236
8 Tokuyama University 1-4 Ritsumeikan University 168
9 F.C. Premeiro 0-1 Mitsubishi Motors Mizushima F.C. 657
10 F.C. Central Chugoku 3-0 Ehime FC Youth 553
11 Mie Chukyo University 2-3 Kansai University 753
12 Tokushima Vortis B 0-2 FC Ryukyu 235
13 FC Gifu 5-1 Hiroshima University of Economics 1,229
14 Miyazaki Sangyo-keiei University 3-2
(a.e.t.)
JEF United Ichihara Chiba B 488
15 V-Varen Nagasaki 1-2 Banditonce Kobe 758
16 Tochigi SC 3-0 Saga University 866
17 Kamatamare Sanuki 0-5 Rosso Kumamoto 519
18 Takada F.C. 0-2 Arte Takasaki 740
19 Hatsushiba Hashimoto High School 0-5 Hachinohe University 287
20 TDK S.C. 2-0 JAPAN Soccer College 1214

Second Round

Match No.Home TeamScoreAway TeamAttendance
21 Nippon Steel Ōita F.C. 3-1 Matsumoto Yamaga FC 261
22 Kochi University 4-0 S.C. Tottori 138
23 National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya 0-3 Biwako Seikei Sport College 223
24 Nirasaki Astros F.C. 1-3
(a.e.t.)
Ritsumeikan University 78
25 Mitsubishi Motors Mizushima F.C. 2-0 F.C. Central Chugoku 723
26 Kansai University 0-0
(a.e.t.)
FC Ryukyu 359
Kansai University won 6-5 on penalties.
27 Kanagawa University 0-1 FC Gifu 794
28 Fukuoka University 0-2 Miyazaki Sangyo-keiei University 303
29 Aichi Gakuin University 1-8 Banditonce Kobe 356
30 Shobi University 0-2 Tochigi SC 575
31 Ryutsu Keizai University FC 0-2 Rosso Kumamoto 348
32 Shizuoka F.C. 2-1 Arte Takasaki 251
33 YKK AP F.C. 1-0
(a.e.t.)
Hachinohe University 1,125
34 Hosei University 2-0 TDK S.C. 449

Third Round

The third round matches were held on October 8, 2006.

Match No.Home TeamScoreAway TeamAttendance
35 Consadole Sapporo 3-1
(a.e.t.)
Nippon Steel Ōita F.C. 2,353
36 Honda FC 1-0 Kochi University 605
37 Ehime FC 2-0 Biwako Seikei Sport College 1,504
38 Sagan Tosu 4-3 Ritsumeikan University 1,679
39 Montedio Yamagata 6-2 Mitsubishi Motors Mizushima F.C. 1,804
40 Shonan Bellmare 4-1 Kansai University 1,167
41 Thespa Kusatsu 3-0 FC Gifu 2,650
42 Tokushima Vortis 4-1 Miyazaki Sangyo-keiei University 831
43 Yokohama FC 0-1 Banditonce Kobe 2,011
44 Tokyo Verdy 1969 0-1 Tochigi SC 3,023
45 Vegalta Sendai 1-0 Rosso Kumamoto 6,007
46 Mito HollyHock 0-1 Shizuoka F.C. 1,016
47 Vissel Kobe 2-4 YKK AP F.C. 3,551
48 Kashiwa Reysol 3-0 Hosei University 2,752

Fourth Round

Urawa Red Diamonds 5 – 0 Shizuoka F.C.
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Hasebe Soccerball shade.svg 22'
Washington Soccerball shade.svg 46', Soccerball shade.svg 89'
Report
(in Japanese)
Urawa Komaba Stadium, Saitama
Attendance: 13,636
Referee: Akio Okutani

Avispa Fukuoka 1 – 1 (a.e.t.) Kyoto Purple Sanga
Roberto Soccerball shade.svg 98' Report
(in Japanese)
Paulinho Soccerball shade.svg 111'
Penalties
4 – 2
Hakata no mori stadium, Fukuoka
Attendance: 1,606
Referee: Toshimitsu Yoshida

Omiya Ardija 2 – 1 YKK AP F.C.
Hashimoto Soccerball shade.svg 41'
Wakabayashi Soccerball shade.svg 81'
Report
(in Japanese)
Kishida Soccerball shade.svg 61'
Yabase Athletic Stadium, Akita
Attendance: 2,074
Referee: Masayoshi Okada

Júbilo Iwata 1 – 1 (a.e.t.) Kashiwa Reysol
Maeda Soccerball shade.svg 9' Report
(in Japanese)
Doumbia Seydou Soccerball shade.svg 56'
Penalties
9 – 8
Yamaha Stadium, Iwata
Attendance: 5,557
Referee: Kenji Ogiya

Kashima Antlers 4 – 0 Honda FC
Own goal Soccerball shade.svg 12'
Fukai Soccerball shade.svg 15'
Tashiro Soccerball shade.svg 19'
Iwamasa Soccerball shade.svg 60'
Report
(in Japanese)
Kashima Soccer Stadium, Kashima
Attendance: 1,824
Referee: Minoru Tojo

Nagoya Grampus Eight 1 – 0 Vegalta Sendai
Johnsen Soccerball shade.svg 32' Report
(in Japanese)
Mizuho Athletic Stadium, Nagoya
Attendance: 3,906
Referee: Hirofumi Yamanishi

Shimizu S-Pulse 6 – 4 Tochigi SC
Yajima Soccerball shade.svg 59', Soccerball shade.svg 73'
Fujimoto Soccerball shade.svg 68', Soccerball shade.svg 84'
Marquinhos Soccerball shade.svg 72', Soccerball shade.svg 88'
Report
(in Japanese)
Tadaki Soccerball shade.svg 75'
Yoshida Soccerball shade.svg 80'
Kayashima Soccerball shade.svg 87'
Nagai Soccerball shade.svg 89'
Nihondaira Sports Stadium, Shizuoka
Attendance: 5,261
Referee: Kazuhisa Osada

FC Tokyo 7 – 0 Banditonce Kobe
Masujima Soccerball shade.svg 17'
Lucas Soccerball shade.svg 33', Soccerball shade.svg 85'
Baba Soccerball shade.svg 43', Soccerball shade.svg 50'
Suzuki Soccerball shade.svg 62', Soccerball shade.svg 70'
Report
(in Japanese)
Ajinomoto Stadium, Chōfu
Attendance: 6,397
Referee: Hiroyoshi Takayama

Gamba Osaka 2 – 1 Shonan Bellmare
Futagawa Soccerball shade.svg 44'
Ienaga Soccerball shade.svg 79'
Report
(in Japanese)
Ishihara Soccerball shade.svg 32'
Osaka Expo '70 Stadium, Suita
Attendance: 3,454
Referee: Shinji Murakami

Sanfrecce Hiroshima 3 – 0 Cerezo Osaka
Komano Soccerball shade.svg 62'
Sato Soccerball shade.svg 63'
Aoyama Soccerball shade.svg 87'
Report
(in Japanese)
Bird Stadium, Tottori
Attendance: 4,286
Referee: Yoshitsugu Katayama

Oita Trinita 4 – 1 Thespa Kusatsu
Takahashi Soccerball shade.svg 9', Soccerball shade.svg 44', Soccerball shade.svg 58'
Miki Soccerball shade.svg 18'
Report
(in Japanese)
Saito Soccerball shade.svg 67'
Kyushu Oil Dome, Ōita
Attendance: 5,515
Referee: Joji Kashihara

Yokohama F. Marinos 1 – 0 (a.e.t.) Ehime FC
Marques Soccerball shade.svg 104' Report
(in Japanese)
Mitsuzawa Stadium, Yokohama
Attendance: 5,791
Referee: Keiichi Sunagawa

Kawasaki Frontale 3 – 0 Sagan Tosu
Nakamura Soccerball shade.svg 77'
Chong Soccerball shade.svg 80'
Juninho Soccerball shade.svg 89'
Report
(in Japanese)
Todoroki Athletics Stadium, Kawasaki
Attendance: 5,026
Referee: Hajime Matsuo

Ventforet Kofu 3 – 2 Montedio Yamagata
Biju Soccerball shade.svg 40'
Sudo Soccerball shade.svg 63', Soccerball shade.svg 83'
Report
(in Japanese)
Miyazawa Soccerball shade.svg 21'
Leandro Soccerball shade.svg 55'
Kose Sports Stadium, Kōfu
Attendance: 4,344
Referee: Tsutomu Anazawa

JEF United Ichihara Chiba 0 – 1 Consadole Sapporo
Report
(in Japanese)
Aikawa Soccerball shade.svg 66'
Fukuda Denshi Arena, Chiba
Attendance: 4,389
Referee: Kenji Ogiya

Albirex Niigata 2 – 0 Tokushima Vortis
Mita Soccerball shade.svg 46'
Fabinho Soccerball shade.svg 89'
Report
(in Japanese)
Niigata Stadium, Niigata
Attendance: 12,724
Referee: Kazuhiko Matsumura

Fifth Round

Urawa Red Diamonds 3 – 0 (a.e.t.) Avispa Fukuoka
Ponte Soccerball shade.svg 93'
Washington Soccerball shade.svg 108'
Nagai Soccerball shade.svg 119'
Report
(in Japanese)
Saitama Stadium, Saitama
Attendance: 17,675
Referee: Keiichi Sunagawa

Omiya Ardija 0 – 1 Júbilo Iwata
Report
(in Japanese)
Nishi Soccerball shade.svg 56'
Yamaha Stadium, Iwata
Attendance: 4,328
Referee: Takuya Maeda

Kashima Antlers 2 – 1 Nagoya Grampus Eight
Alex Mineiro Soccerball shade.svg 11'
Chugo Soccerball shade.svg 25'
Report
(in Japanese)
Johnsen Soccerball shade.svg 12'
Kashima Soccer Stadium, Kashima
Attendance: 5,627
Referee: Hajime Matsuo

Shimizu S-Pulse 3 – 2 (a.e.t.) FC Tokyo
Takaki Soccerball shade.svg 5'
Fujimoto Soccerball shade.svg 89'
Cho Soccerball shade.svg 111'
Report
(in Japanese)
Masujima Soccerball shade.svg 8'
Kajiyama Soccerball shade.svg 38'
Momotaro Stadium, Okayama
Attendance: 3,955
Referee: Tsutomu Anazawa

Gamba Osaka 4 – 2 (a.e.t.) Sanfrecce Hiroshima
Endo Soccerball shade.svg 69'
Magno Alves Soccerball shade.svg 77', Soccerball shade.svg 112'
Terada Soccerball shade.svg 110'
Report
(in Japanese)
Sato Soccerball shade.svg 64'
Kōji Morisaki Soccerball shade.svg 89'
Kobe Universiade Memorial Stadium, Kobe
Attendance: 3,625
Referee: Akio Okutani

Oita Trinita 1 – 1 (a.e.t.) Yokohama F. Marinos
Takahashi Soccerball shade.svg 64' Report
(in Japanese)
Sakata Soccerball shade.svg 15'
Penalties
Túlio Soccerball shade cross.svg
Rafael Soccerball shad check.svg
Nemoto Soccerball shad check.svg
Matsuhashi Soccerball shade cross.svg
2 – 4Soccerball shad check.svg Yamase
Soccerball shad check.svg Kubo
Soccerball shad check.svg Marques
Soccerball shade cross.svg Kano
Soccerball shad check.svg Kawai
Nagasaki Sports Park Stadium, Isahaya
Attendance: 8,056
Referee: Hirofumi Yamanishi

Kawasaki Frontale 2 – 5 Ventforet Kofu
Juninho Soccerball shade.svg 6'
Chong Soccerball shade.svg 78'
Report
(in Japanese)
Josimar Soccerball shade.svg 29', Soccerball shade.svg 67'
Fujita Soccerball shade.svg 35'
Kuranuki Soccerball shade.svg 63'
Sudo Soccerball shade.svg 84'
Marugame Stadium, Marugame
Attendance: 3,881
Referee: Shinji Murakami

Consadole Sapporo 2 – 2 (a.e.t.) Albirex Niigata
Sunagawa Soccerball shade.svg 34', Soccerball shade.svg 51' Report
(in Japanese)
Edmilson Soccerball shade.svg 13'
Yano Soccerball shade.svg 83'
Penalties
Sunagawa Soccerball shad check.svg
Soda Soccerball shad check.svg
Otsuka Soccerball shad check.svg
Nakayama Soccerball shad check.svg
Haga Soccerball shad check.svg
Aikawa Soccerball shad check.svg
Wanami Soccerball shad check.svg
Nishijima Soccerball shad check.svg
8 – 7Soccerball shad check.svg Edmilson
Soccerball shad check.svg Fabinho
Soccerball shad check.svg Matsushita
Soccerball shad check.svg Kawahara
Soccerball shad check.svg Uchida
Soccerball shad check.svg Chiba
Soccerball shad check.svg Terakawa
Soccerball shade cross.svg Yano
Fukuda Denshi Arena, Chiba
Attendance: 5,235
Referee: Minoru Tojo

Quarterfinals


Kashima Antlers 3 – 2 Shimizu S-Pulse
Tashiro Soccerball shade.svg 54'
Motoyama Soccerball shade.svg 79'
Yanagisawa Soccerball shade.svg 88'
Report
(in Japanese)
Yajima Soccerball shade.svg 10',Soccerball shade.svg 50'
KKWing Stadium, Kumamoto
Attendance: 5,737
Referee: Joji Kashihara

Gamba Osaka 3 – 1 Yokohama F. Marinos
Bando Soccerball shade.svg 8'
Ienaga Soccerball shade.svg 69'
Magno Alves Soccerball shade.svg 76'
Report
(in Japanese)
Sakata Soccerball shade.svg 2'
Kobe Universiade Memorial Stadium, Kobe
Attendance: 9,044
Referee: Yoshitsugu Katayama

Ventforet Kofu 0 – 2 Consadole Sapporo
Report
(in Japanese)
Own goal Soccerball shade.svg 1'
Kaga Soccerball shade.svg 73'
Yurtec Stadium Sendai, Sendai
Attendance: 5,537
Referee: Toshimitsu Yoshida

Semifinals

Urawa Red Diamonds 2 – 1 Kashima Antlers
Ono Soccerball shade.svg 40'
Ponte Soccerball shade.svg 82'
Report
(in Japanese)
Iwamasa Soccerball shade.svg 69'
National Stadium, Tokyo
Attendance: 35,782
Referee: Toru Kamikawa

Gamba Osaka 2 – 1 Consadole Sapporo
Kaji Soccerball shade.svg 17'
Maeda Soccerball shade.svg 52'
Report
(in Japanese)
Aikawa Soccerball shade.svg 54'
Shizuoka Stadium, Fukuroi
Attendance: 7,038
Referee: Kazuhiko Matsumura

Final

Urawa Red Diamonds 1 – 0 Gamba Osaka
Nagai Soccerball shade.svg 87' Report
(in Japanese)
National Stadium, Tokyo
Attendance: 46,880
Referee: Yuichi Nishimura

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