Tsuyoshi Watanabe

Tsuyoshi Watanabe (渡辺 剛, Watanabe Tsuyoshi, born 5 February 1997) is a Japanese football player who plays as a defender for Belgian club Kortrijk.[1]

Tsuyoshi Watanabe
渡辺 剛
Personal information
Date of birth (1997-02-05) 5 February 1997 (age 25)
Place of birth Saitama, Japan
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
Kortrijk
Number 4
Youth career
2015–2018 Chuo University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2019–2021 FC Tokyo 75 (5)
2018–2019 FC Tokyo U-23 6 (0)
2022– Kortrijk 4 (0)
National team
2021 Japan U23 1 (0)
2019– Japan 1 (0)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 5 February 2022
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of 23:21, 7 July 2021 (UTC)

Club careerEdit

Watanabe joined J1 League club FC Tokyo in 2018.

On 28 December 2021, Watanabe signed a 3.5-year contract with Kortrijk in Belgium.[2]

Career statisticsEdit

Last update: 4 January 2022[3]

Club performance League Cup League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Japan League Emperor's Cup League Cup Asia Total
2019 FC Tokyo J1 20 2 1 0 9 1 - 30 3
2020 28 2 - 3 0 7 0 38 2
2021 27 1 0 0 7 1 - 34 2
Career total 75 5 1 0 19 2 7 0 102 7

Reserves performanceEdit

Last Updated: 4 January 2022

Club performance League Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals
Japan League Total
2018 FC Tokyo U-23 J3 3 0 3 0
2019 3 0 3 0
Career total 6 0 6 0

National team statisticsEdit

[4]

Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
2019 1 0
Total 1 0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Tsuyoshi Watanabe at J.League (in Japanese)  
  2. ^ "EERSTE JAPANNER BIJ KV KORTRIJK" (Press release) (in Dutch). Kortrijk. 28 December 2021. Retrieved 9 February 2022.
  3. ^ Tsuyoshi Watanabe at Soccerway
  4. ^ Tsuyoshi Watanabe at National-Football-Teams.com  

External linksEdit