F.C.Tokyo U-18 Takahiro Yanagi to join senior team next season

F.C.Tokyo are pleased to announce that U-18 player Takahiro Yanagi was assured of joining the senior team next season. See his profile below.

 [Profile of Takahiro Yanagi]

- Position: Defender
- Date of Birth: 5 August 1997
- Place of Birth: Setagaya ward, Tokyo
- Height/ Weight: 183cm/ 76kg
- Blood Type: O
- Career: Gohongi Football Club -> F.C.Tokyo U-15 Fukagawa -> F.C.Tokyo U-18

2014  Last 4 in 19th Tokyo Soccer Tournament
2nd Place in adidas Cup 2014 38th Japan Club Youth Football Tournament (U-18)
- International Career: 2015  Japan National U-18 Team

 - Strong Points
Promising defender with aerial prowess and speed. Capitalising on his great physical ability, he initiates team's attacks with aggressive interception.

- Comment from Yanagi
"I am Takahiro Yanagi joining F.C.Tokyo's senior team next season. I'm really happy to play for F.C.Tokyo, which has been my dream since I was a kid. I would like to express my gratitude to my family and a lot of people who have supported me. And I will become a player who can be cheered on the Ajinomoto Stadium pitch. Thank you for your support.