Masato Morishige

Masato Morishige (森重 真人, Morishige Masato, born 21 May 1987) is a Japanese football player who plays for Japanese club FC Tokyo.

Masato Morishige
森重 真人
Morishige Masato FCT.jpg
Morishige with FC Tokyo in April 2016
Personal information
Full name Masato Morishige
Date of birth (1987-05-21) 21 May 1987 (age 34)
Place of birth Asakita-ku, Hiroshima, Japan
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Position(s) Centre back
Youth career
2000–2002 Sanfrecce Hiroshima Youth
2003–2005 Hiroshima Minami High School
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2009 Oita Trinita 73 (5)
2010– FC Tokyo 320 (30)
National team
2007 Japan U-20 3 (0)
2008 Japan U-23 3 (0)
2013–2017 Japan 41 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 2020
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 December 2018
Morishige in 2010

National team careerEdit

In July 2007, Morishige was elected Japan U-20 national team for 2007 U-20 World Cup. At this tournament, he played 3 matches as defensive midfielder. In August 2008, he was elected Japan U-23 national team for 2008 Summer Olympics. At this tournament, he played full time in all 3 matches as defender.[1]

Club statisticsEdit

Updated to 19 December 2020.[2][3]

Club Season League Emperor's Cup J. League Cup ACL Other1 Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Oita Trinita 2006 2 0 0 0 0 0 - - 2 0
2007 20 1 2 1 3 0 - - 25 2
2008 28 3 0 0 7 1 - - 35 4
2009 23 1 0 0 2 0 - 3 0 28 1
FC Tokyo 2010 30 3 5 0 8 1 - 1 0 44 4
2011 37 6 6 3 - - - 43 9
2012 33 2 1 0 4 0 7 0 1 0 46 2
2013 27 1 5 0 0 0 - - 32 1
2014 33 1 3 0 0 0 - - 36 1
2015 31 7 5 0 0 0 - - 36 7
2016 32 4 1 0 0 0 8 2 0 0 41 6
2017 17 1 0 0 4 1 - - 21 2
2018 30 2 3 0 0 0 - - 33 2
2019 34 2 0 0 4 0 - - 38 2
2020 28 1 - 2 0 7 0 - 37 1
Career Total 405 35 25 4 34 3 22 2 5 0 492 44

1Includes Pan-Pacific Championship, Suruga Bank Championship and Japanese Super Cup.

National team statisticsEdit

[4]

Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
2013 6 0
2014 11 1
2015 12 1
2016 10 0
2017 2 0
Total 41 2

International goalsEdit

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Oita Trinita
FC Tokyo

JapanEdit

IndividualEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Masato Morishige Biography and Statistics". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 25 July 2009.
  2. ^ Nippon Sports Kikaku Publishing inc./日本スポーツ企画出版社, "J1&J2&J3選手名鑑ハンディ版 2018 (NSK MOOK)", 7 February 2018, Japan, ISBN 978-4905411529 (p. 104 out of 289)
  3. ^ Nippon Sports Kikaku Publishing inc./日本スポーツ企画出版社, "2017 J1&J2&J3選手名鑑 (NSK MOOK)", 8 February 2017, Japan, ISBN 978-4905411420 (p. 72 out of 289)
  4. ^ [ Japan National Football Team Database][specify]

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