Uichiro Hatta

Uichiro Hatta (八田 卯一郎, Hatta Uichiro, September 10, 1903 – April 20, 1989) was a Japanese football player. He played for Japan national team.

Uichiro Hatta
八田 卯一郎
Personal information
Full name Uichiro Hatta
Date of birth (1903-09-10)September 10, 1903
Place of birth Osaka, Osaka, Japan
Date of death April 20, 1989(1989-04-20) (aged 85)
Place of death Fujisawa, Kanagawa, Japan
Playing position(s) Midfielder
Youth career
Meisei Commercial High School
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1921–???? Osaka SC
National team
1925 Japan 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Club careerEdit

Hatta was born in Osaka on September 10, 1903. He played for Osaka SC was founded by his alma mater high school graduates and many Japan national team players Yoshimatsu Oyama, Toshio Miyaji, Sakae Takahashi and Kiyonosuke Marutani were playing in those days.

National team careerEdit

In May 1925, Hatta was selected Japan national team for 1925 Far Eastern Championship Games in Manila. At this competition, on May 17, he debuted against Philippines. On May 20, he also played against Republic of China. But Japan lost in both matches (0-4, v Philippines and 0-2, v Republic of China). He played 2 games for Japan in 1925.[1]

After retirementEdit

After retirement, Hatta entered Tokyo Imperial University and studied law. He graduated from university in 1930 and he became a judge. He worked at Tokyo District Court and so on.

April 20, 1989, Hatta died of heart failure in Fujisawa at the age of 85.

National team statisticsEdit

[1]

Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
1925 2 0
Total 2 0

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