Checkout Japan’s 18-member Men’s Hockey squad who will take part in the 28th edition of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh, Malaysia, starting March 23rd 2019.

The experienced Manabu Yamashita who has 168 caps under his belt will lead the team. Japan last attended the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in 2017 and are excited to return to one of the world’s most prestigious hockey events!

Watch out for 21 year old Ryosei Kato who will be making his senior debut appearance, as Japan open their Sultan Azlan Shah Cup Campaign against World No.5 India.

Check out Japan Men’s Hockey Teams Squad list here : 

Player Dob Age* Caps
Koji Yamasaki 27 Feb 1996 23 73
Genki Mitani 12 Jun 1990 28 143
Kazuki Yoneda 10 Nov 1999 19 18
Kazuma Murata 28 Nov 1991 27 98
Suguru Hoshi 24 Nov 1992 26 92
Kenji Kitazato 19 May 1989 29 150
Manabu Yamashita (C) 4 Feb 1989 30 168
Ken Nagayoshi 26 Oct 1999 19 1
Kentaro Fukuda 27 Jul 1995 23 50
Ryosei Kato 19 Aug 1997 21 0
Masaki Ohashi 8 May 1993 25 69
Hirotaka Wakuri 31 Aug 1994 24 55
Shota Yamada 21 Dec 1994 24 78
Yusuke Takano (GK) 16 Apr 1996 22 25
Hirotaka Zendana 14 Feb 1993 26 94
Takashi Yoshikawa (GK) 29 Nov 1994 24 69
Kota Watanabe 30 Oct 1996 22 49
Yoshiki Kirishita 27 Dec 1998 20 33

 

Japan Men’s Hockey Team’s Team Staff :

ROLE NAME
Team Manager Yamabori Takahiko
Stand-In Manager Makimoto Satoshi
Stand-In Manager Nakano Masafumi
Head Coach Aikman Siegfried
Physiotherapist Kawamura Atsushi

 

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