Tsukasa Shiotani

Tsukasa Shiotani (塩谷 司, Shiotani Tsukasa, born 5 December 1988) is a Japanese football player for Al Ain FC and Japan national football team.

Tsukasa Shiotani
Shiotaniplayingforalain.jpg
Personal information
Full name Tsukasa Shiotani
Date of birth (1988-12-05) 5 December 1988 (age 32)
Place of birth Komatsushima,
Tokushima, Japan
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11+12 in)
Position(s) Defensive midfielder / Centre-back
Club information
Current team
Al Ain FC
Number 33
Youth career
2007–2010 Kokushikan University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2012 Mito HollyHock 60 (5)
2012–2017 Sanfrecce Hiroshima 142 (17)
2017– Al Ain FC 32 (5)
National team
2016 Japan U-23 3 (0)
2014– Japan 7 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 February 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 1 February 2019

National team careerEdit

In August 2016, Shiotani was elected Japan U-23 national team as over age for 2016 Summer Olympics. At this tournament, he played full-time in all three matches as centre back with Naomichi Ueda.

Club statisticsEdit

Updated to 23 February 2017.[1]

Club Season League Emperor's Cup J. League Cup ACL Other1 Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Mito HollyHock 2011 35 3 3 0 - - - 38 3
2012 25 2 0 0 - - - 25 2
Total 60 5 3 0 - - - 63 5
Sanfrecce Hiroshima 2012 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5 0
2013 34 3 6 1 2 0 6 0 1 0 49 4
2014 32 6 3 1 3 0 8 2 1 0 47 9
2015 27 3 2 0 4 0 2 0 32 5
2016 30 5 2 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 37 5
Total 126 17 14 2 9 0 18 2 6 0 170 23
Career total 186 22 17 2 9 0 18 2 6 0 233 28

1Includes FIFA Club World Cup, J. League Championship and Japanese Super Cup.

National team statisticsEdit

[2]

Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
2014 2 0
2015 0 0
2016 0 0
2017 0 0
2018 0 0
2019 5 1
Total 7 1

International goalsEdit

Scores and results list Japan's goal tally first.[3]
No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 17 January 2019 Khalifa bin Zayed Stadium, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates   Uzbekistan 2–1 2–1 2019 AFC Asian Cup

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Sanfrecce Hiroshima

InternationalEdit

Japan

IndividualEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 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. 57 out of 289)
  2. ^ Japan National Football Team Database
  3. ^ "Tsukasa Shiotani". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 19 January 2019.

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