Hideo Shinojima

Hideo Shinojima (篠島 秀雄, Shinojima Hideo, January 21, 1910 – February 11, 1975) was a Japanese football player.

Hideo Shinojima
篠島 秀雄
Personal information
Full name Hideo Shinojima
Date of birth (1910-01-21)January 21, 1910
Place of birth Nikko, Tochigi, Japan
Date of death February 11, 1975(1975-02-11) (aged 65)
Place of death Minato, Tokyo, Japan
Playing position(s) Forward
Youth career
Years Team
1928–1931 Tokyo Imperial University
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1930 Japan 2 (1)

National team careerEdit

Shinojima was born in Nikko on January 21, 1910. In May 1930, when he was a Tokyo Imperial University student, he was selected Japan national team for 1930 Far Eastern Championship Games in Tokyo and Japan won the championship. At this competition, on May 25, he debuted against Philippines. On May 29, he also played and scored a goal against Republic of China. He played 2 games and scored 1 goal for Japan in 1930.[1]

After retirementEdit

After retirement, Shinojima joined Japan Football Association (JFA). In 1965, he became vice-present of JFA. In 1975, he resigned for health reasons.

On February 11, 1975, Shinojima died of heart failure in Minato, Tokyo at the age of 65. In 2006, he was selected Japan Football Hall of Fame.

National team statisticsEdit

[1]

Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
1930 2 1
Total 2 1

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