Yokohama F. Marinos is a Japanese soccer team that participates in the fully professional J. League Division 1 – the top Japanese professional football league. With three J-League titles and two second place finishers, the club is one of the most successful J-League clubs.
The team is based in Yokohama and were founded as the company team of Nissan Motors. Its current incarnation was formed by the merger of Yokohama Marinos and Yokohama Flügels in 1999. The current name is intended to reflect both Marinos and Flügels.
On Sunday, Yokohama F. Marinos launched its Nike 2011 home, away and goalkeeper kits. They will see action during the team’s pre-season as it looks to improve on its 8th place 2010 J. League Division 1 finish.