"Smoak, 34, will join a Giants team that won the Central League but lost in the Japan Series." Smoak spent time with two MLB franchises in the shortened 60-game 2020 season. Preparing for the qualification match for the 2015 IFAF World Championship, the JAFA scheduled an international friendly match against Germany on April 12, 2014 at Kawasaki Stadium in Kawasaki, Kanagawa. Before a crowd of 1,889, Japan defeated Germany 38–0 in a strong defensive showing for the Japanese which limited Germany to only 135 yards of total offense, a… the soundness of our bodies, the expansion of our minds, U-24 Japan National Team and Nadeshiko Japan prepare ahead of the Tokyo Olympics while World Cup qualifiers resume for SAMURAI BLUE – 2021 yearly schedule announced; U-18 Japan National Team short-listed Squad, Schedule - Training Camp (12/13-16 @JFA YUME Field) Founded 1921 Address JFA House Football Avenue, Bunkyo-ku 113-8311 Tōkyō (Tokyo) Country Japan Phone +81 (3) 3830 2004 Fax +81 (3) 3830 2005 E-mail Tokyo, CoachMORIYASU HajimeBirthday:23 August 1968Birthplace:Nagasaki, Assistant CoachYOKOUCHI AkinobuBirthday:30 November 1967Birthplace:Fukuoka, Assistant CoachSAITO ToshihideBirthday:20 April 1973Birthplace:Shizuoka, Goalkeeper CoachSHIMODA TakashiBirthday:28 November 1975Birthplace:Hiroshima, Physical CoachMATSUMOTO RyoichiBirthday:9 July 1974Birthplace:Fukuoka. Visit FOXSports.com to view the Japan roster for the current soccer season. Team Austria head coach Roman Floredo put his team through its final paces holding the final training camp last weekend before departing for Italy.. UEDA Ayase1998.08.28180cm/72kgKashima Antlers, TAGAWA Kyosuke1999.02.11181cm/70kgF.C. Japan withdraws Women's World Cup 2023 bid Japan is withdrawing its bid to host the 2023 Women's World Cup, leaving Australia and New Zealand as firm favourites to be selected. Under-19 National Team that will compete in the 2018 International Federation of American Football World Championship, USA Football announced today. CHICAGO (AP) — Jozy Altidore is back with the U.S. national team for the first time in 1 1/2 years. The Japan national football team (Japanese: サッカー日本代表, Hepburn: Sakkā Nippon Daihyō), nicknamed the Samurai Blue (サムライ・ブルー), represents Japan in men's international football and it is controlled by the Japan Football Association (JFA), the governing body for football in Japan.The head coach is Hajime Moriyasu, who is also the coach of the Japan U-23 team. The official website of the Japan Football Association (JFA). Veteran Defensive Lineman Yasuo Wakisaka makes will make a record fifth straight tournament when the team takes to the field in Canton, Ohio on July 12th. A day later Wakisaka was chosen for his record fifth straight World Championship. The offensive roster contains three quarterbacks, five running backs, nine wide receivers/tight ends, eight offensive linemen. It is the most successful women's national team from the Asian Football Confederation. (Japanese: 日本バスケットボール協会) A 1936 founding member of FIBA Asia, Japan has one of Asia's longest basketball traditions. John Gunning is a Tokyo based sports writer. 22/06/20 10:21am The quarterfinals are scheduled for Novemer 10 and 11, the semifinals for November 25 and the Japan X Bowl for December 17. Before USF: Played for Japan National Team U-16 ... attended Japan's national goalkeepers camp U-18 ... Captain for Japan J-League U-16 team … J-Youth Cup U-18 Champion … 2016 & 2017 Adidas Cup Football Champion. Inter High School Sports Festival (Football) National Sports Festival (Football) XF CUP Japan Club Youth(U-18) Women's Football Tournament; AFC Women's Club Championship 2019 - FIFA/AFC Pilot Tournament; Senior. At 115 international appearances, Altidore […] NISHI Daigo 1987.08.28 178cm/74kg Vissel Kobe. It is governed by the Japan Softball Association. The Website offers information on the activities of the JFA, Japan National Team, and domestic tournaments, while dispatching news on coaches, referees, and all other information related to Japanese football. National Teams 2019/05/24 SAMURAI BLUE (Japan National Team) Squad, Schedule - CONMEBOL Copa America Brazil 2019 (6/14–7/7) Latest News Competitions 2021/01/08 Nippon TV claims ninth title in dramatic fashion at the JFA 24th U-18 Japan Women's Football Championship Forty-five high school and college football players spanning 19 states have been selected for the United States Under-19 National Team that will compete in the 2018 International Federation of American Football World Championship, USA Football announced last week.. CHICAGO (AP)Jozy Altidore is back with the U.S. national team for the first time in 1 1/2 years. American Football International is part of the worldwide movement to build, share, and establish American Football as a global sport with a global community. NAGATOMO Yuto 1986.09.12 170cm/68kg Galatasaray S.K. (Belgium), NAKAMURA Kosuke1995.02.27185cm/82kgKashiwa Reysol, KOJIMA Ryosuke1997.01.30183cm/79kgOita Trinita, OSAKO Keisuke1999.07.28186cm/86kgSanfrecce Hiroshima, NAGATOMO Yuto1986.09.12170cm/68kgGalatasaray S.K. and the enrichment of our societies. Tokyo, OSAKO Yuya1990.05.18182cm/71kgWerder Bremen (Germany), MUTO Yoshinori1992.07.15178cm/72kgNewcastle United (England), ONAIWU Ado1995.11.08180cm/75kgOita Trinita, KITAGAWA Koya1996.07.26180cm/74kgShimizu S-Pulse, OGAWA Koki1997.08.08186cm/78kgMito Hollyhock. MAEDA Daizen1997.10.20173cm/67kgMatsumoto Yamaga F.C. We aim to bring together the global American football fan base and help establish American football as a leading international sport through unbiased, fact-based sports reporting. On defense there are nine defensive linemen, six linebackers and nine defensive backs. Sidewinders Nishinomiya Bruins Club Hawkeye Osaka Gas Skunks Golden Fighters Eco Ring J-Stars The Japan women's national football team (Japanese: サッカー日本女子代表, Hepburn: Sakkā Nippon Joshi Daihyō), or nicknamed Nadeshiko Japan (なでしこジャパン), represents Japan in women's association football and is run by the Japan Football Association (JFA). Tokyo, SUZUKI Musashi1994.02.11185cm/75kgHokkaido Consadole Sapporo, NAKAJIMA Shoya1994.08.23167cm/62kgFC Porto (Portugal), ASANO Takuma1994.11.10173cm/71kgFK Partizan Belgrade (Serbia), MINAMINO Takumi1995.01.16174cm/68kgSalzburg (Austria), FURUHASHI Kyogo1995.01.20170cm/63kgVissel Kobe, MORITA Hidemasa1995.05.10177cm/74kgKawasaki Frontale, KAMADA Daichi1996.08.05180cm/72kgEintracht Frankfurt(Germany), IDEGUCHI Yosuke1996.08.23171cm/69kgGamba Osaka, ITAKURA Kou1997.01.27186cm/75kgFC Groningen(Netherlands), NAKAYAMA Yuta1997.02.16181cm/76kgPECZwolle (Netherlands), SOMA Yuki1997.02.25165cm/68kgKashima Antlers, MIYOSHI Koji1997.03.26167cm/64kgYokohama Fï½¥Marinos, MORISHIMA Tsukasa1997.04.25175cm/66kgSanfrecce Hiroshima, TANAKA Shunta1997.05.26183cm/68kgOsaka University of Health and Sport Sciences, ITO Tatsuya1997.06.26163cm/59kgHamburger SV (Germany), ENDO Keita1997.11.22175cm/66kgYokohama F Marinos, DOAN Ritsu1998.06.16172cm/70kgPSV Eindhoven (Netherlands), MATSUMOTO Taishi1998.08.22180cm/69kgSanfrecce Hiroshima, TANAKA Ao1998.09.10177cm/69kgKawasaki Frontale, WATANABE Kouta1998.10.18165cm/61kgTokyo Verdy, ABE Hiroki1999.01.28171cm/65kgKashima Antlers, KUBO Takefusa2001.06.04173cm/67kgRCD Mallorca (Spain), OKAZAKI Shinji1986.04.16174cm/70kgLeicester City Football Club (England), NAGAI Kensuke1989.03.05178cm/71kgF.C. 46-year-old defensive lineman Yasuo Wakisaka (center) listens to Head Coach Kiyoyuki on June 14th. On Monday, the Japan American Football Association (JAFA) announced the 45-man squad that will compete in the upcoming International Federation of American Football (IFAF) World Championship in Canton, Ohio. (Turkey) MAKINO Tomoaki 1987.05.11 182cm/77kg Urawa Red Diamonds. The talented squad is highlighted by one of the nation’s top young defensive backs. The four-time champions, Team Austria, have wound up their final training camp, and are on their way to compete in the IFAF 2019 U19 European Championships in Bologna, Italy, July 29 – August 4,. Get players' names, positions, nationality, and more. Japan and Ecuador were left heartbroken as their 1-1 draw in Belo Horizonte on Monday saw them miss out on the Copa America quarter-finals, with Paraguay qualifying instead.... more » 24.06.2019 02:09 Players, mainly semi-professional or Americans playing in Europe, were chosen for the team on May 31, 2017. Team Japan will train from June 20 to 28 before departing on July 7th. Japan has one of the most successful basketball teams in Asia. Since IFAF New York was recognized by the International Olympic Committee at the time, the United States Federation of American Football was permitted to organize the United States national American football team for the 2017 World Games. Neymar scored a hat-trick to become the second highest scorer in Brazil's history as the Copa America champions won 4-2 away to 10-man Peru in a World Cup qualifier on … YOSHIDA Maya 1988.08.24 189cm/87kg (Belgium), MIURA Genta1995.03.01183cm/77kgGamba Osaka, ANZAI Koki1995.05.31172cm/64kgPortimonense S.C. (Portugal), HATANAKA Shinnosuke1995.08.25184cm/80kgYokohama Fï½¥Marinos, SHINDO Ryosuke1996.06.07183cm/74kgHokkaido Consadole Sapporo, ARAKI Hayato1996.08.07185cm/75kgSanfrecce Hiroshima, WATANABE Tsuyoshi1997.02.05184cm/76kgF.C. The 31-year-old Toronto forward is among 12 players invited Tuesday to a training camp starting Jan. 9 in Bradenton, Florida, ahead of a contemplated exhibition against Serbia in late January at Orlando. Through football, we realise the full benefits that sports can bring to our lives Brussels native Féli Manoka: Proving there’s plenty of football talent in Belgium, Finland’s 2021 Maple League season set to kick off May 13th, CFL Combine presented by New Era goes virtual in 2021, Germany’s Marburg Mercenaries sign Appalachian State RB Marcus Cox, British DE Adedayo Odeleye believes he’s the right player to make the NFL leap, Dallas Cowboys sign Great Britain’s Aden Durde to coach defensive line. Tokyo, IWATA Tomoki1997.04.07178cm/73kgOita Trinita, TATSUTA Yugo1998.06.21191cm/81kgShimizu S-Pulse, HARA Teruki1998.07.30180cm/72kgSagan Tosu, SUGIOKA Daiki1998.09.08182cm/75kgShonan Bellmare, SUGA Daiki1998.09.10171cm/69kgHokkaido Consadole Sapporo, KOGA Taiyo1998.10.28182cm/71kgKashiwa Reysol, TOMIYASU Takehiro1998.11.05187cm/84kgBologna FC 1909 (Italy), HASHIOKA Daiki1999.05.17182cm/73kgUrawa Reds, AOYAMA Toshihiro1986.02.22174cm/75kgSanfrecce Hiroshima, INUI Takashi1988.06.02169cm/69kgDeportivo Alaves (Spain), KAGAWA Shinji1989.03.17175cm/68kgBesiktas J.K. (Turkey), YAMAGUCHI Hotaru1990.10.06173cm/72kgVissel Kobe, HARAGUCHI Genki1991.05.09177cm/68kgHannover 96 (Germany), KOBAYASHI Yuki1992.04.24182cm/72kgSport Club Heerenveen (Netherlands), USAMI Takashi1992.05.06178cm/72kgFortuna Dusseldorf (Germany), SHIBASAKI Gaku1992.05.28175cm/64kgDeportivo de La Coruna (Spain), NAKAGAWA Teruhito1992.07.27161cm/57kgYokohama F Marinos, OHSHIMA Ryota1993.01.23168cm/64kgKawasaki Frontale, ENDO Wataru1993.02.09178cm/73kgVfB Stuttgart (Germany), ITO Junya1993.03.09176cm/68kgKRC Genk(Belgium), HASHIMOTO Kento1993.08.16182cm/74kgF.C. Japanese defensive veteran Yauso Wakisaka (46) to make record 5th tournament appearance. Emperor's Cup JFA Japan Football Championship, All Japan Municipality officials football Tournament, Japan Self-Defense Forces Football Tournament, Prime Minister Cup All Japan University Soccer Tournament, DENSO CUP SOCCER The 15th annual Japan vs Korea university regular football match, All Japan Technical college Football Tournament, All Japan Professional School Football Tournament, Prince Takamado Trophy JFA U-18 Football League 2020, Prince Takamado Trophy JFA U-18 Football Premier League 2020 Kanto, Prince Takamado Trophy JFA U-18 Football Prince League, Inter High School Sports Festival (Football), The All Japan Evening and Correspondence High School Football Tournament, The JAPAN Club Youth (U-18) Football Championship, U-16 International Dream Cup 2019 JAPAN presented by The Asahi Shimbun, Prince Takamado Trophy JFA U-15 Japan Football Championship, All Japan Junior High School Sports Festival, The JAPAN Club Youth (U-15) Football Championship, Menicon Cup Japan Club Youth (U-15) football east vs west tournament, JFA Regional Girls-eight (U-12) Football Tournament, Empress's Cup JFA Japan Women's Football Championship, JFA O-30 Japan Women's Football Tournament, JFA O-40 Japan Women's Football Open Tournament, All Japan University Women's Football Championship, JFA U-18 Japan Women's Football Championship, JFA U-15 Japan Women's Football Championship, All Japan High School Women's Football Championship, XF CUP Japan Club Youth(U-18) Women's Football Tournament, AFC Women's Club Championship 2019 - FIFA/AFC Pilot Tournament, All Japan Health and Welfare Festival Football Exchange Tournament (Nenrinpic), Self-Defense Forces' Women's Futsal Tournament, JFA Vermont Cup U-12 Japan Futsal Championship, Nadeshiko Japan - Endorsed International Players, JFA Green Project Create lawn using seedling in pots, Overseas dispatch of Official JFA Licensed Coaches, JFA International Referee Instructor Course, Receving Associations and Leagues from Asia, Participation in the United Nations Global Compact, U-16 International Dream Cup 2018 JAPAN presented by The Asahi Shimbun, The JFA Declaration,2005 DREAM Courage to Achieve, FIFA Futsal World Cup 2020 Japan Bid Activity, FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 Japan Bid Activity. The sole university representative is 20-year-old running back Taku Lee from Keio. Mori decided to take just two QBs and a single TE to the USA and will be hoping injuries don’t cause him to regret that gamble. Team Mexico has announced its 50 man roster for the 2018 International Federation of American Football U19 World Championships to be held in Mexico City, July 14-22.. For three hours Friday, the U.S. Under-17 National Team and Team Japan made AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas resemble its next-door neighbor – the amusement park “Six Flags Over Texas” – as the U.S. earned a 28-24 win with thrills, hills, swerves and nerve Separated by 5,500 miles of Pacific Ocean waters, the teams combined […] (Turkey), MAKINO Tomoaki1987.05.11182cm/77kgUrawa Red Diamonds, NISHI Daigo1987.08.28178cm/74kgVissel Kobe, YOSHIDA Maya1988.08.24189cm/87kgSouthampton FC (England), SHIOTANI Tsukasa1988.12.05182cm/80kgAl Ain FC(UAE), SASAKI Sho1989.10.02176cm/70kgSanfrecce Hiroshima, SAKAI Hiroki1990.04.12183cm/70kgOlympique de Marseille (France), KURUMAYA Shintaro1992.04.05178cm/73kgKawasaki Frontale, SHOJI Gen1992.12.11182cm/76kgToulouse FC (France), YAMANAKA Ryosuke1993.04.20171cm/65kgUrawa Red Diamonds, UEDA Naomichi1994.10.24186cm/77kgCercle Brugge K.S.V. 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