As well as all the new arrivals, of course, a fair few players on the fringes of the first team have left Omiya over the winter - and some of their new clubs have their 2006 squad pictures up on their sites. GGOA offers some familiar faces in somewhat unfamiliar shirts...
Shin Kanazawa - one of 418 new Verdy players
Mean and moody - Leandro warms up for Yamagata
Cheer up, Suzuki-kun - ah, you've joined Kashiwa Reysol. Right
Going back to Kashiwa hasn't deprived Yamashita of his looks
Keep on smiling all the way to Shonan, Satoshi Yokoyama
Kenji Tanaka, one of - erk - five keepers at Sagan Tosu