Honda Lock S.C.

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Honda Lock S.C.
ホンダロックSC
File:HondaLocklogo.png
Full nameHonda Lock Soccer Club
Founded1964
GroundMiyazaki General Athletic Park
Miyazaki
(Capacity: 20,000)
ManagerHisashi Hiroike
LeagueJapan Football League
2008Kyūshū Regional League - 3rd (Promoted)

Honda Lock S.C. (ホンダロックSC Honda Rokku Esu Shī?) are a Japanese football (soccer) club based in Miyazaki, the capital city of Miyazaki Prefecture. They play in the Japan Football League. Their team colour is red.

History

The club was founded in 1964 by the factory workers of Honda Lock Manufacturing Co., an affiliate company of Honda Motor. They were promoted to the Kyushu Regional League in 1997 and acquired official backing from the company in 1999. They won the Kyushu Regional League in 2004 and were accepted by the Japan Football League following the Regional League play-off.

They spent two years in the JFL but were relegated to the Kyūshū Regional League for the 2007 season after they lost to F.C. Gifu in the promotion/relegation play-offs.

Honda Lock returns to the JFL in 2009 after placing third in the 2008 regional teams championship tournament.

Results in JFL

2005: 15th
2006: 18th (relegated)

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