Sanfrecce Hiroshima FC
Sanfrecce Hiroshima FC is a professional football club located in Hiroshima, Japan. It is now affiliated to the Japanese Professional Football League (J1 League). Hiroshima Sanfrecce was founded in 1938. In 1992, the club’s independent operation company was established and joined the J1 League a year later. In 2012, Hiroshima Sanfrecce won the league title for the first time and successfully defended the following year. In 2015, the club won the J1 League once again meaning a third league title in four seasons.