* The ranking chart during the game will be a provisional record until the official record will be announced.
* 1st clubs from the AFC Champions League 2020 tournament (group stage), 2nd and 3rd place clubs from the playoff
* If the club overlaps with the Emperor 's Cup winning club and the league warfare 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, the 4th club wins the AFC Champions League entry 2020 (participated from the playoff)
* Clubs finishing in 17th and 18th place of the MEIJI YASUDA J1 League will be automatically relegated to the J2 League. The 16th-place finisher of the MEIJI YASUDA J1 League and clubs finishing between third (3rd) and sixth (6th) place in the MEIJI YASUDA J2 League who possess a J1 License will contest the J1/J2 Play-Offs. The winner of the tournament will either remain in or be promoted to the J1.