Welcome to the Unofficial English Site for The Emperor's Cup!
The Emperor's Cup is a knock-out football competition that began in 1921 similar to the FA Cup in England. The first round begins with each of Japan's 47 Prefecture representatives and one University representative. Round 2 sees the introduction of the top JFL teams, J1 and J2 teams, and the battle continues until there is only one! Who will be the next true football champion of Japan??