VIDEO: Kashima wins third straight J-League title with win over Urawa Reds

Urawa Red Diamonds 0 – Kashima Antlers 1 (J-League, December 5, 2009) Kashima Antlers claimed a third consecutive J-League title after a 1-0 victory over rivals Urawa Red Diamonds on the final day of the season, Shinzoh Koroki scored his 12th of the season after 68 minutes at a rain-soaked Saitama Stadium to spark wild celebrations amongst the away fans.

Gamba Osaka 2 – JEF United Chiba 0 (J-League, December 5, 2009) Gamba Osaka finished third as they rounded off their season with a 2-0 win over relegated JEF United Chiba with AFC Player of the Year Yasuhito Endo grabbing both goals.

Kashiwa Reysol 2 – Kawasaki Frontale 3 (J-League, December 5, 2009)  Frontale knew that nothing less than three points would do if they were to maintain their hope of winning a maiden J. League title. They had made the ideal start against Kashiwa as they raced into a dominant lead with three goals in 10 minutes. First, Juninho converted a penalty on the half hour mark before North Korean striker Jong Tae-se and Kengo Nakamura added further goals in the 38th and 40th minutes respectively. Franca reduced the deficit in the 70th minute before the Brazilian grabbed a second 10 minutes from time to ensure a nervy finish.

Shimizu S-Pulse 0 – Nagoya Grampus Eight 0 (J-League, December 5, 2009)

Oita Trinita 1 – Omiya Ardija 1 (J-League, December 5, 2009)

Yamagata 0 – Yokohama F.Marinos 0 (J-League, December 5, 2009)