Birth day Aug.25th, 1956
Birth place Osaka
1975, Mar Osaka Tennoji High School
1980, Mar. Waseda Univ. Bachelor of Politics and Economics
1980, Apr. Furukawa Electric Co,.Ltd.

Administration Officer of JFA
Administration Officer of Mt.Fuji Club
Administration Officer of Mt.Fuji for World Heritage
Councilor of TAPPO Minami Uonuma Life School
Furano Shizen Club
Club of Children, the universe and the future Member of 1000
Challenge 25 Campaign Group
Advisor of Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports,Science and Technology
Advisor of Waseda University General Office
Guest Professor of Waseda University Sports Science Division


JFA authorized S class Coach

Education and Career

1969 Started playing Football in Sumiyoshi Junior High School
1974 Member of Youth Japan (Tennoji High School )
1978 Got the national champion (Waseda University )
1979 Best 11 of University tournament . Member of the Universiade Japan
1980 Played in 189 games of Japan Soccer League, as a member of Furukawa Electirc
Got 9 points and 7 assists
1980-1985 Played in 24 games of the International A Match and got 1 point
The 9th Asia Game, Preliminary games for Los Angeles Olympic,Preliminary Game for the World Cup in Mexico
1982 Got the victory in the 7th JSL Cup
1985 Got the Victory in the 21st Japan Soccer League

Valuable Player of 1985
1986 Got the victory of the 11th JSL Cup and the 6th Asia Club Championship Game
1990 Retired as a player
1990 Coach of Furukawa Electric Soccer Club
1992 Stayed in Germany to study Coach
1993 Coach of Jeff United Ichihara  
1994 Coach of Japan Team
1997 Manager of Japan Team
1999 Manager of Consadole Sapporo
2000 Consadole Sapporo climbed to J1
2001 Retired from Consadole Sapporo
2003 Manager of Yokohama F.Marinos
2003 Got the victory of J-League Division1 and Divition2 in 2003
2004 Got the victory of J-League Division 1 1st Stage in 2004

Got the first place 3 times in a row, the first record of J-League
2004 Got the victory of Santory Champitonship in 2004 for the 2nd consecutive times
2006 Retired from Yokohama F.Marinos
2007 Manager of Japan Team
2010 One of the Best 16 in FIFA World Cup South Africa in 2010


“Diary of Soccoer” from Kodansha
“Think about Soccer”from Shogakukan
“Strengthen Japanese” from Kodansha
“Philosophy about Game”from Sanmark