Toshihiro Yamaguchi

Toshihiro Yamaguchi (山口 敏弘, Yamaguchi Toshihiro, born November 19, 1971) is a former Japanese football player. He played for Japan national team.

Toshihiro Yamaguchi
山口 敏弘
Personal information
Full name Toshihiro Yamaguchi
Date of birth (1971-11-19) November 19, 1971 (age 51)
Place of birth Kumamoto, Japan
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9+12 in)
Position(s) Midfielder, Forward
Youth career
1987–1989 Hokuyo High School
1990–1992 Kindai University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1993–1996 Gamba Osaka 97 (26)
1996–1997 Kyoto Purple Sanga 16 (1)
1998–2000 Sanfrecce Hiroshima 45 (4)
Total 158 (31)
International career
1994–1995 Japan 4 (0)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals

Club careerEdit

Yamaguchi was born in Kumamoto Prefecture on November 19, 1971. After dropped out from Kindai University, he joined Gamba Osaka in 1993. He became a regular player from 1994. He moved to Kyoto Purple Sanga in 1996 and played until 1997. In June 1998, he signed with Sanfrecce Hiroshima. The club won the 2nd place at 1999 Emperor's Cup. He retired end of 2000 season.

National team careerEdit

On July 8, 1994, Yamaguchi debuted for Japan national team against Ghana. He also played at 1995 King Fahd Cup. He played 4 games for Japan until 1995.[1]

Club statisticsEdit

Club performance League Cup League Cup Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Japan League Emperor's Cup J.League Cup Total
1993 Gamba Osaka J1 League 6 1 2 3 5 2 13 6
1994 39 16 4 0 3 0 46 16
1995 41 9 0 0 - 41 9
1996 11 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
1996 Kyoto Purple Sanga J1 League 9 0 2 0 11 0 22 0
1997 7 1 2 0 4 0 13 1
1998 Sanfrecce Hiroshima J1 League 17 2 3 0 0 0 20 2
1999 26 2 2 0 3 0 31 2
2000 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 0
Total 158 31 11 3 27 2 200 36

National team statisticsEdit

[1]

Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
1994 2 0
1995 2 0
Total 4 0

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